1982 - Arthur Rubinstein
, one of the 20th century's greatest pianists and one of the last of the great romantic virtuosos, died in Geneva after months of failing health at the age of 95.
El legendario Arthur Rubinstein
(1887-1982) se retiro de los escenarios a los 90 anos y no porque ya no pudiera tocar, sino por la ceguera.
Sony Classical is the home of artists such as Yo-Yo Ma, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Lang Lang, Joshua Bell, Murray Perahia and Vittorio Grigolo, as well as containing the musical legacy of Glenn Gould, Arthur Rubinstein
, Vladimir Horowitz, Arturo Toscanini and Leonard Bernstein.
In 2009 CDs appeared with his recordings of Mozart's KV 491 with Clara Haskil and the Orchestre National de la RTF (Andromeda ANDRCD 9050) and with Brahms' second concerto featuring Arthur Rubinstein
and the Orchestra Sinfonica della RAI de Torino (Arts 43081-2).
Noticing my collection of Chopin preludes and nocturnes, played by the incomparable Arthur Rubinstein
, he remarked uponmy "excellent taste" in music.
The pianist Arthur Rubinstein
, then 92, greeting me and saying: "You are shaking the hand that shook the hand of Brahms.
LIKE THE GREAT PIANISTS Arthur Rubinstein
and Vladimir Horowitz, who seemed only to get better in late age, some of America's aging poets are reaching their pinnacles of achievement in their seventies and eighties, poets like Mark Strand, Charles Wright, and Galway Kinnell.
2 used to be a great favorite, with the likes of Arthur Rubinstein
and other barnstormers playing it.
Just a few of these famous names were Victoria de los Angeles, Gerard Souzay, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Rita Streich, Boris Christoff, Moura Lympa-ny, Clifford Curson, Arthur Rubinstein
, Wilhelm Kempff, Josef Suk, Paul Tortelier and Segovia.
When discussing the great pianists of the twentieth century, no one could fail to mention the name of Arthur Rubinstein
My favorite anecdote concerns Arthur Rubinstein
, the world-famous pianist and composer, who was notoriously addicted to oversleeping in the mornings.
On Sunday, December 7, 1941, Arthur Rubinstein
was playing the Brahms Concerto in B-flat.
ADEMAS: Entre el piano y los conciertos, a Romero le gusta hacer ejercicio para mantener su cuerpo en forma y tambien combina su tiempo libre con la lectura y la musica clasica de Arthur Rubinstein
(1887-1982) y Vladimir Horowitz (1903-89).
Since I'm not a masochist, I cut the interview short, politely pointed out that his own book, Savion: My Life in Tap, co-written by Bruce Weber, mentions Scottish and Irish influences on tap, and handed him a gift I'd brought: a CD of Arthur Rubinstein
playing Beethoven's Piano Concerto No.
On view were portraits of Josephine Baker, Yul Brynner, Coco Chanel, Charlie Chaplin, Colette, Diaghilev, Arthur Rubinstein
, Picasso, Erik Satie, and Georges Simenon, along with a great number of fashion sketches.