The Writings and Letters of Konrad Wolff

The Writings and Letters of Konrad Wolff

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This collection provides elegant and thorough portraits of an important 20th-century performer and lover of music, as well as of his greatest influences. Ruth Gillen is a pianist who studied with the duo-pianists Vronsky and Babin, as well as with Konrad Wolff.

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Product details

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 156 x 234 x 22mm | 480.82g
  • Indiana University Press
  • Bloomington, IN, United States
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 15 b&w photographs, 191 music exx., 7 figures
  • 0253218802
  • 9780253218803

About Ruth Gilen

Ruth Gillen is a pianist who studied with the duo-pianists Vronsky and Babin, as well as with Konrad Wolff.

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Review quote

"[Wolff] is a remarkable pianist, an excellent theoretician, a learned teacher, a brilliant thinker and writer." Artur Schnabel "This collection of [Wolff's] writings and letters should bear ample testimony to a musician who happily combined the artist, the teacher, the musicologist, and the charm and integrity of a human being." Alfred Brendel "Konrad Wolff writes about music with the verve and enthusiasm of a great teacher who has never lost his sense of music as an adventure. To read him is to enter into a lively dialogue with a superior musical mind and a buoyant spirit." Richard Goode

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