My Best Beethoven

A selection of my personal preferred recordings. Sonata No. 3 in A major, Op. 69 for cello and piano - Jacqueline du Pré and Daniel...

Late Greatness

Reflections on the three final piano sonatas of Franz Schubert. Sonata no. 19 in C minor, D. 958 Sonata no. 20 in A major, D. 959 Sonata...

Prokofiev's Monster

Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, Op 16, composed by Sergei Prokofiev - a personal survey of select recordings and performances Seong-Jin...

Notes on a Concert

The Boston Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Andris Nelsons, Symphony Hall, Boston, January 28, 2020 1. You take the Number One bus to...

The Young Pretender

Daniel Lazokovich, violinist What right does an 18-year old, obviously comparatively inexperienced to fellow much older and seasoned...

Compact Power

Yuja Wang, Pianist Yuja has always been known as much for her daring stage attire as her brilliance as a virtuoso. Indeed, when she took...