Michael Rector is Assistant Professor of Piano at the University of Wisconsin in Green Bay. His articles on pedagogy and performance practice have appeared in American Music Teacher and the MTNA e-Journal. He performs with his wife Sylvia Hong as a piano duo; together they have won top prizes in the Ellis Duo Piano Competition and toured...

Michael Rector is Assistant Professor of Piano at the University of Wisconsin in Green Bay. His articles on pedagogy and performance practice have appeared in American Music Teacher and the MTNA e-Journal. He performs with his wife Sylvia Hong as a piano duo; together they have won top prizes in the Ellis Duo Piano Competition and toured extensively in the United States, Asia, and Europe.

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Pianist as artist: Samuil Feinberg on the role of the performer

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It's not just historically minded pianists who listen to older records. Music lovers of all sorts do. 2015 marked the first year that 'catalogue' albums, defined as any recording made more than eighteen months previous, outsold new music by 4.3 million copies. 1 "Records." That's what Thomas Edison called his reproducing wax cylinders in 1888, asso...
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