Hailed as “a marvelous pianist” by the New York Times, Peter Takács has established himself as a distinguished performer, teacher, and lecturer. Winner of the William Kapell International Compe- tition, he has appeared in recital, chamber music, and with orchestra, in the United States, Europe, and Asia. He has given master classes thro...ughout the world, and has been an adjudicator in many prestigious international competitions. His recording of the complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas was released on the Cambria label in July 2011. In 2015, he inaugurated a new series at Carnegie Hall entitled “Key Pianists” with three recitals featuring early, middle, and late Beethoven, to critical acclaim. More

The Beethoven Piano Sonatas: Frequently Asked Questions

As the 250th anniversary of the birth of Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) approaches, it is a good time to get in the celebratory spirit by answering some FAQs. A warning, though: behind every seemingly straightforward answer, there are always more questions! 1. What editions should I use?  Simple answer: There are excellent Urtext editions av...
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