Historic Classes with Arthur Rubinstein

Those who read this blog regularly will know that I enjoy featuring classes given by master teachers. Today’s post highlights a series of historic classes with the legendary Polish born pianist Arthur Rubinstein (1887 – 1982). Considered by many as the greatest interpreter of Chopin, Rubinstein gave these classes in 1978 at the Jerusalem Music…

Janina Fialkowska in conversation with Melanie Spanswick

I’ve loved interviewing  thirty wonderful pianists and pedagogues. The Classical Conversations Series has been lots of fun, and I’ve learnt so much from speaking to all of the outstanding players and teachers who have so kindly taken part. The thirtieth interview features great Canadian pianist Janina Fialkowska. We met recently in North London to chat all about…