“Brahms writes very clumsily for the piano, which is surprising because he was himself a pianist.”
So notes Yefim Bronfman, in this Wall Street Journal profile. The pianist discusses his current fixation on the composer’s work, including the Piano Concerto No. 1, which he performs with the Philharmonic this week..
Join us for Yefim Bronfman’s Master Class at 92Y this Sun, Jan 20, with Luba Poliak, piano and Renana Gutman, piano.