Personalities | (Sir) Clifford Curzon | Contemporary | Classical

English pianist

Curzon studied in Berlin and Paris. He toured Europe from 1932 and America from 1939. He gave the first performance of works by Lennox Berkeley and Alan Rawsthorne, but was associated mainly with the Classical repertory, especially Mozart. His recordings include the First Piano Concerto by Brahms, conducted by Szell.

Introduction | Contemporary | Classical
Personalities | Jacqueline Du Pré | Contemporary | Classical


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