This is the only complete and up-to-date book profiling every major pianist (thousands) and their essential repertoire and recordings. This third edition is completely revised (second edition: 1995 Harvest Books, ISBN# 0-15-600019-9), with hundreds more entries and updated information about existing entries. The book contains a CD for the first time featuring rare performances.
“For all those interested in the piano, this book will provide great insight and knowledge. It must be read by everyone who loves the instrument.”
– Vladimir Horowitz
“The Art of the Piano is the best companion a piano aficionado could ask for.”
– Baltimore Sun