The Art Of The Piano
Its Performers, Literature, and Recordings Revised & Expanded Edition
This is the only complete and up-to-date book profiling every major pianist (thousands) and their essential repertoire and recordings. This third edition is completely revised (second edition: 1995 Harvest Books, ISBN# 0-15-600019-9), with hundreds more entries and updated information about existing entries. The book contains a CD for the first time featuring rare performances.
â€œFor all those interested in the piano, this book will provide great insight and knowledge. It must be read by everyone who loves the instrument.â€
â€“ Vladimir Horowitz
â€œThe Art of the Piano is the best companion a piano aficionado could ask for.â€
â€“ Baltimore Sun