Damian Thompson 17 June 2017 9:00 am
The great, enigmatic pianist has always divided critics. He talks to Damian Thompson about his heretical opinions on Horowitz, Israel and Brexit
Damian Thompson 22 August 2015 9:00 am
William Kapell was an American concert pianist with the looks of a male model and the fingers of a wizard.…
Stephen Walsh 16 November 2013 9:00 am
Nigel Simeone’s title for his edition of Leonard Bernstein’s correspondence rings compellingly, novellistically, through the force of the definite article,…
Damian Thompson 29 January 2011 12:00 am
What would Glenn Gould’s playing have sounded like if he hadn’t chomped his way through bucketloads of Valium? It’s not a question that is asked in Genius Within, a much-praised documentary about the tortured Canadian pianist that has just been released in Britain.