Yehudi Menuhin - mid 20th Century

from Unfinished Journey, page 318:

No twentieth-century musician could help but appreciate one of the great accompanists of our time, the Englishman Gerald Moore. Moore – now regrettably retired – used always to surprise me: given the size and width of his fingers, the extraordinary delicacy of his playing could not be foreseen; judging from his appearance as he sat at the piano, one felt it would be heavy and solid, but I doubt whether a more sensitive accompanist has ever existed.
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Yehudi Menuhin, Unfinished Journey (London, April, 1977), p. 318. accessed: 18 July, 2024


Yehudi Menuhin
Violinist, Conducting

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Gerald Moore's piano accompaniment skills performed by Gerald Moore

Experience Information

Date/Time mid 20th Century
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by tlisboa on Fri, 05 Sep 2014 23:15:33 +0100
Approved on Wed, 24 Feb 2016 14:19:29 +0000