Monthly Archives: February 2013

Alfred Brendel

January 5, 1931 – present Born – Wiesenberg, Czechoslovakia Alfred Brendel, pianist, writer, and painter, is for the most part a self taught musician. What formal training he did have was early on while living in Graz with local teachers

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Claudio Arrau


Feb 6, 1903 – June 9, 1991 Born – Chillán, Chile Claudio ArrauOver the course of his 80 year career, Claudio Arrau, had become a piano legend during his lifetime. The London Sunday Times wrote “One regards him as a

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