Edward Cahill Biography Completed
Now I must attempt to traverse the treacherous cliff face of publication in2015, a year of unprecedented transition in the publishing industry. I have managed to find an Australian publisher who seems ideal to me given the nature of this work and he is sympathetic to the cause of making a forgotten pianist known once again. Still the beginning of a long road...
I feel that today in publishing we are experiencing a change at least as revolutionary as that from monastic illuminated manuscripts painted on vellum to the numberless reproductions of text possible on the Gutenberg Press.
The extraordinary private recordings from 1935 of Cahill's playing that miraculously survived the war played on a Grotrian Steinweg instrument (especially commissioned by him from the Braunschweig factory) can be heard here: