The Great Pianists by Harold C. Schonberg
The perfect book for all piano enthusiasts – A MUST HAVE!
A highly entertaining and educational book on the history of the greatest pianists we’ve ever encountered.
Harold’s style of writing makes this book a classic book on the great pianists from the past.
Short biographies are included on major pianists such as Liszt, Chopin, Schnabel, Rachmaninoff, Rubinstein, Clara Schumann, Wanda Landowska, Vladimir de Pachmann, Claudio Arrau and other greats.
You can read about their practice methods/habits and pick up plenty of tips for your own piano playing!
It’s a book that is an absolute must have for any piano enthusiast!