Fresh Air, Murray Perahia

  • by Terry Gross
  • Narrated by Terry Gross
  • 1 hrs and 0 mins
  • Radio/TV Program

Publisher's Summary

Classical pianist and conductor Murray Perahia on this edition of Fresh Air. He's been exploring the music of J.S. Bach in his recordings. His latest is Bach's Keyboard Concertos Vol. 1 which he recorded and conducted with the St. Martin in the Fields ensemble. He also recorded the Goldberg Variations and Bach's complete English Suites. In 1994, Perahia suffered a thumb injury that left him unable to play regularly for a year. He took up his first conducting post as principal guest conductor of the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields. They just completed a 10-city tour. (Broadcast Date: April 11, 2001)


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Book Details

  • Release Date: 04-11-2001
  • Publisher: WHYY-FM