‘My teacher had been killed and I was at a loose end’main
At 83, the eminent American pianist Jerome Lowenthal, former head of piano at Juilliard and an international concert artist, has seen it all… and then some.
But he nearly opted for an academic career in romance languages after the death of William Kapell.
Jerome talks about his life and career to Zsolt Bognar in the latest episode of Living the Classical Life, distributed exclusively by Slipped Disc.
Mister, how do you get to Carnegie Hall? You sign a cheque… It’s a hall for hire.