Sir András Schiff Biography (Wikipedia)
Sir András Schiff (born 21 December 1953) is a Hungarian-born British classical pianist and conductor, who has received numerous major awards and honours, including the Grammy Award, Gramophone Award, Mozart Medal, and Royal Academy of Music Bach Prize, and was knighted in the 2014 Queen's Birthday Honours for services to music. He is also known for his public criticism of political movements in Hungary and Austria.
Schiff is Distinguished Visiting Professor of Piano at the Barenboim-Said Akademie in Berlin.
- J S Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1 – excerpt (2017)https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05fj5kr.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05fj5kr.jpg2017-09-08T15:09:00.000ZSir András Schiff performs the Prelude in C from the 'Old Testament’ of the keyboard repertoire: Bach's sequences of Preludes and Fugues in every key.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05fj0qr
J S Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1 – excerpt (2017)
Sir András Schiff Tracks