Kovacevich - The BBC interview & Gramophone accolade

20 Aug 2015


As Stephen approaches his 75th birthday, James Naughtie discuss his ongoing career as pianist, recording artist and pedagogue, including his close connection with the music of Bartok, Beethoven, Brahms, Mozart and Schubert.  The interview is published in the September issue of the BBC Music Magazine.

The Gramophone Magazine has just awarded Stephen’s 2008 ONYX recording of Beethoven’s Diabelli Variations as their TOP CHOICE for its great sense of colour, dynamic contrast and characterful diversity.  The recording is available here