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Daniell Revenaugh (May 30, 1934) is an American classical pianist and conductor. Born in Louisville, Kentucky, he made his debut at the age of 14 playing Beethoven's First Piano Concerto with the Louisville Orchestra. He studied with Ferruccio Busoni's pupil Egon Petri from 1951 until Petri's death in 1962. In 1959 he graduated from Florida State University, where he studied with Ernst von Dohnanyi and Lewis Pankaskie. He later founded the Busoni Society, and has amassed a large and important collection of Busoni and Petri materials. In 1973 Revenaugh became the first General Director of the Institute For Advanced Music Study in Crans-Montana, Switzerland; a full scholarship international programme with faculty that included Zino Francescatti, Gregor Piatigorsky, Ib Lanzky-Otto and Rudolf Kempe. Daniell Revenaugh has invented and patented a Lower Lid for the grand piano which projects the sound more effectively. It has been used in concert by pianists such as Martha Argerich, Peter Serkin, André Watts, Radu Lupu and Alexandre Toradze. He has also patented a muting device for grand pianos which protects downstairs neighbors. Revenaugh created the Electric Symphony Orchestra (see Time; Nov. 13, 1972). In the 1980s he created the Classical Cabaret, which performed solo and chamber works to the accompaniment of jugglers, paddle balls, yo-yos, Indian clubs and fire eaters. He is currently involved in a project to convert opera composer Carlisle Floyd's former home in Tallahassee, Florida into an artist's residence (more on Floyd below). He has four children and three grandchildren, and has homes in Berkeley, California; Tallahassee, Florida and Lausanne, Switzerland. Among his many pianos, Revenaugh is the owner of the Erard upon which Franz Liszt played the first solo piano recital in 1848. The Erard is autographed by Liszt himself.