Dinu and Madeleine Lipatti- In 1947 he was diagnosed with Hodgkin's disease. He and Madeleine eventually married in 1947 but Lipatti's health continued to decline. As a result, his public performances became considerably less frequent after the war. His energy level was improved for a time by then experimental injections of cortisone and his collaboration with record producer Walter Legge between 1947 and 1950 resulted in the majority of the recordings of Lipatti's playing.
Dinu Lipatti, înaintea ultimului recital, de la Besançon