September 2013

September 2013

The Genius of Horowitz: The public triumphs and private tragedies of the legendary pianist

Vladimir Horowitz
He was one of the finest concert pianists – and certainly among the most controversial… Nick Forton takes a look at his life and career

Period performance
Stephen Johnson on how 'authentic' instruments  have revolutionised Baroque performance

Patricia Kopatchinskaja
James Naughtie meets the Moldovan violinist at her home in Switzerland

Film music
As Radio 3 gears up to celebrate music of the silver screen, we ask ten great film composers about the music scores they most admire

Plus on your FREE CD!
Horowitz live at the Royal Festival Hall
A unique chance to own a recording of the Russian pianist's 1982 London recital

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5th August 2013
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