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[This excerpt appeared in The Disc Book
by David Hall and Abner Levin,
Long Player Publications, New York, 1955, p.189.
This web version is dated 27 February 2006.
Excerpt on Maryla Jonas
by David Hall & Abner Levin
Exaggerated mannerisms of phrasing and dynamics sometimes mar the
playing of this gifted Polish artist when it comes to larger works. On the
other hand she often brings effects of exquisite delicacy to her readings of
the shorter pieces of Chopin, in particular the Mazurkas.