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  1. Audience admired by Nareh Arghamanyan's performance in Lucerne FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Groong

    ... ano Festival is considered one of the most important musical events. Such famous pianists as Grigory Sokolov, Murray Perahia, Maria Pires and Rudolf Buchbinder have been invited to the festival.


  2. The world-renowned American pianist Murray Perahia plays Beeethoven for the Cambridge Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2016 | Cambridge Evening News

    A recent programme on BBC4 presented footage of the 25 year old Murray Perahia, fresh from his triumph at the Leeds International Piano Competition, playing a Scarlatti sonata with astounding musicality and machine-like precision.


  3. Best new classical albums - " November 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Gramophone

    An artist whose insight and virtuosity always seem so profoundly at the service of the score, Murray Perahia offers a wonderful disc of Bach's French Suites for his first DG disc. There's a real focus on detail and a wonderful sense of character and personality in these period-instrument performances of two delightful works.


  4. 479 6565. JS Bach French Suites Nos 1-6, BWV812-817Read the original story

    Nov 4, 2016 | Gramophone

    ... to settle for familiar domesticity when we could be off sailing the seven seas. That might account for Murray Perahia - 70 next April - calling time on Sony Classical after an apparently happy marriage of 43 years. So here he is setting off for ...


  5. US pianist thrills fans with Beethoven workRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2016 | China Daily

    Beethoven's Hammerklavier sonata is considered the composer's most technically challenging work, but it was no problem for Murray Perahia, who played it at a recent recital in Beijing. He also played pieces by Joseph Haydn, Mozart and Johannes Brahms to keep a balance in the first half of the recital.


  6. Inteview with Phillip Dyson, International Concert Pianist - By Amy Pickard, Rosebery SchoolRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2016 | This is Local London

    ... jazz, film, chamber and soloist. Marvin Hamlisch, a composer, performer in film and musical theatre. Murray Perahia, a pianist, and I admire him for the serious way he conducts his career. New repertoire needs to absorb every part of your being. To ...


  7. 5 things we love about Cambridge Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Cambridge Evening News

    Ahead of the Cambridge Music Festival in November, we take a look at what makes it so great for the city Pianists Paul Lewis, who became a CBE this year, and Murray Perahia give world-class piano concerts of Schubert, Brahms and Beethoven. Past festivals have brought music megastars Philip Glass and Nigel Kennedy to Cambridge.


  8. Leeds International Piano Competition to be revampedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | BBC News

    The Leeds International Piano Competition, which launched the careers of Andras Schiff and Murray Perahia, is to be overhauled in an attempt to bring it to a wider audience. The triennial competition returns in 2018, and is open to pianists under the age of 30 from around the world.


  9. Pure JoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2016 | Jessica Duchen's classical music blog

    Murray Perahia's new recording of the Bach French Suites really is pure joy. Have a look at the trailer... It so happens that helping to make this short film is one of the most memorable things I've done this year, drafted in as the off-camera interviewer.


  10. Link-up means Sidmouth will host 'musicians of the highest calibre'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Midweek Herald

    ... pianistic excellence. Famous past winners include such internationally-respected names as Radu Lupu (1969), Murray Perahia (1972), Michel Dalberto (1978), Artur Pizzarro (1990) and, of course, many others. The list of other finalists also includes ...


  11. 5 things we love about Cambridge Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Cambridge Evening News

    Pianists Paul Lewis, who became a CBE this year, and Murray Perahia give world-class piano concerts of Schubert, Brahms and Beethoven. Past festivals have brought music megastars Philip Glass and Nigel Kennedy to Cambridge.Paul Lewis performs Schubert, Brahms and Liszt in Jesus College Chapel on Wednesday, November 23 at 8pm.


  12. World renowned pianists to visit KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | English Dong-A

    ... Andras Schiff will hold a recital at the Seoul Arts Center on Oct.23, and the following day American pianist Murray Perahia is doing his own performance at the same place. On Nov. 24, French pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard will be on stage at the LG ...


  13. Review: Murray Perahia's richly layered Hammerklavier worth the waitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    Pianist used the demands of Beethoven's most monumental keyboard work to illustrate its emotional depths in a programme of complementary works that allowed him to show the effortless grace of his artistry Fans of pianist Murray Perahia - and they were legion on Sunday evening at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall - probably thought this day would never come. Despite his extensive repertory of works from the classical canon, Beethoven's arguably foremost among them, Perahia had always avoided the composer's most monumental keyboard work.


  14. The MailRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2016 | New Yorker

    ... Wang perform in 2008 with the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, at the age of twenty-one, when the pianist Murray Perahia, who had been scheduled to both conduct and perform, had to drop out. The late Sir Neville Marriner conducted, and Wang, ...


  15. RMAF 2016: Day 0 with JanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | Stereophile

    ... a mean Rachmaninoff 2! We discussed our like (in my case) and dislike (in his case) of classical pianist Murray Perahia and his interpretation of the Goldberg Variations . Somehow, the conversation started to lean toward the topic of whiskey-as it ...


  16. Hit list: five things to do in Hong KongRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    ... to coasteering , an adventurous way to see another side of the city. HEAR acclaimed American concert pianist Murray Perahia perform works by Brahms, Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven at the Cultural Centre Concert Hall on October 9. TASTE affordable ...


  17. How pianist Murray Perahia seeks out the message in music he playsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    Works don't just have a beginning and an end but an internal structure and a context, acclaimed musician discovered during a forced hiatus from playing, as he tells Victoria Finlay ahead of Hong Kong concert When American pianist Murray Perahia was four years old, he went to kindergarten in the Bronx, New York. But there was a problem.


  18. The Royal Conservatory of Music Mourns Sir Neville MarrinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 |

    ... the Academy of St Martin in the Field Orchestra to be conducted from the keyboard by the eminent pianist Murray Perahia. Alas, Perahia was forced to cancel due to injury and, at 82 years old, Sir Neville flew in from London to save the day. To fill ...


  19. New York City Celebrates Israel's Philharmonic 80th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 |

    ... Bronfman , Amanda Forsyth, David Garrett, Martin Grubinger, Leonidas Kavakos, Evgeny Kissen, Yigal Meltzer, Murray Perahia, Julian Rachlin, Yuja Wang , and Pinchas Zukerman. Since its inception in 1936, the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra (IPO) has ...


  20. Sasha opens new music seasonRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2016 | Burnley Express

    ... After graduation he also benefited from artistic guidance of such great musicians as Alfred Brendel and Murray Perahia. Born in Kyiv- Ukraine, he studied at the National Music Academy of Ukraine and later at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama ...