Menahem Pressler: A 90th Birthday Celebration

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Menahem Pressler: A 90th Birthday Celebration

Menahem Pressler (piano), Christoph Pregardien (tenor), Quatuor Ebene

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Few 90-year-olds can have celebrated their birthday in quite such style as pianist Menahem Pressler. In 2013 he gave several world-class concerts to mark this milestone, and the affection with which they were received reflects his standing as one of the outstanding chamber musicians of our time.Born on 16 December 1923 in Magdeburg, Germany, in 1939 he fled the Nazis, settling in Palestine and then, after the war, in the United States. His teachers included the renowned Busoni disciples Leo Kerstenberg, Eduard Steuermann and Egon Petri, and as a soloist he perform... read more

Few 90-year-olds can have celebrated their birthday in quite such style as pianist Menahem Pressler. In 2013 he gave several world-class concerts to mark this milestone, ... read more

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