Personalities | Alfred Brendel | Contemporary | Classical

b. 1931
Austrian pianist

Austrian-born Brendel studied in Zagreb and Graz and later attended classes with Edwin Fischer. He made his debut in Graz in 1948 and became well known in the 1950s through his many recordings. He is widely admired for his performances of the sonatas of Beethoven and Schubert.

Introduction | Contemporary | Classical
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