Occasional musings about academia, research, travel, arts, and, most importantly, cycling.
Saturday, February 6, 2010
Happy Birthday Claudio Arrau (1903-1991)
One of the greatest pianists I ever heard. Having studied with Liszt's student Martin Krause, Arrau was especially praised for his interpretations of Romantic composers, including Schumann, Chopin, and Liszt himself.