Days before Christmas, acclaimed pianist João Carlos Martins ran to a Sao Paulo bar to show off his new gloves to friends. They were seemingly magical, enabling the 79-year-old to play songs on his Petrof piano with both hands for…
By Mauricio Savarese, Associated Press
Jeffrey Brown talks to jazz musician Jason Moran.
Jeffrey Brown talks to pianist Jonathan Biss.
In the 1960s, piano virtuoso Leon Fleisher lost the use of his right hand due to a condition called focal dystonia, but he focused on teaching and continued to play pieces designed for one-handed pianists. Jeffrey Brown and Fleisher discuss…
More of Jeffrey Brown's conversation with pianist and conductor Leon Fleisher.
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