Monthly Archives: September 2012

Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli

Arturo Michelangeli

Jan 5, 1920 – June 12, 1995 Born – Brescia, Italy Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, one of the greatest Italian pianists, began his first musical studies on the violin, before switching to the piano. He studied at the Milan Conservatory where

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Artur Schnabel

Artur Schnabel

April 17, 1882 – August 15, 1951 Born – Lipnik, Moravia Artur Schnabel enjoyed a very successful career as a concert pianist, teacher, and composer. As a pianist, Schnabel departed from the Romanticist tradition of playing to pursue his ideals

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