Edwin Fischer’s legendary recording of Bach’s Well-Tempered Clavier was the first complete cycle on disc — but not the first attempt.
We have the honour to present our collaboration with Mark Ainley from "The Piano Files.” In this post he makes an introduction to the fascinating world of old recordings, which we will continue to explore with him throughout this section of our site.
In this extensive interview, we have a chat with Stephen Hough about his multifaceted artistic activity, piano recordings, career, and even the current situation in the world.
In this interview we discuss with Stephen Hough about a lot of details regarding his album Vida breve (Hyperion, 2021).
Artist of the Month
Cordelia Höfer teaches piano at the Salzburg Mozarteum (Austria). She has had fascinating teaching and performing career and met and worked with some of the top musicians in the world. In this interview we hear stories about Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Wilhelm Kempff, Carlos Kleiber, Tatiana Nikolayeva, Elisabeth Leonskaja, and many others.