Menahem Pressler at 99: 8 unbelievable live performances from the piano legend


16 December 2022
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By Ellie Palmer
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The 99-year-old has performed hundreds of times over the years - we've highlighted some of the best

1. Haydn: Piano Trio H.XV:18 with the Beaux Arts Trio - 1972

 

 

2. Beethoven: Piano Trio in D Major Op.70 No1 with the Beaux Arts Trio - year unknown

 

 

3. Mozart: Concerto for piano and orchestra No 17 - 2013

 

4. Piano solo debut with the Berlin Philharmoniker - 2014

 

 

5. 90th birthday celebration concert at Salle Pleyel concert hall, Paris - 2014

 

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6. Chopin: Nocturne in C# minor - 2015

 

7. Live from Tokyo - 2017

 

 

8. Clair de lune at the age of 94 on Dutch TV programme Podium Witteman - 2018

 

 

 

Don't stop there! Keep enjoying the best of Menahem Pressler on Spotify. From Debussy to Mendelssohn, we've got you covered. Pressler appears on the cover of issue 108 of Pianist.