This couple – one a world renowned pianist and scholar, the other an esteemed musicologist – share the author of the month spot for their book Interpreting Mozart. This classic, which was long out-of-print, has finally been updated to reflect the last half-century of scholarship in Mozart’s music.
Paul Badura-Skoda is a legendary artist who has been heard in all the world's greatest concert halls, and for years was the pianist who had the largest number of records available in the market. His musical personality is characterized by complete immersion in music, a passionate search for the essential, and a sense of artistic responsibility.
Eva Badura-Skoda is a highly regarded musicologist, publishing extensively on the history of the piano and on performance-practice problems of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
The Performance of His Piano Works, 2nd Edition
Paul Badura-Skoda is considered to be one of the great pianists of his generation, as well as an important scholar who has created definitive editions of many of the works of the Viennese masters, most notably Wolfgang Amedeus Mozart. With his wife, the noted musicologist Eva Badyra-Skoda, he wrote...
Published June 7th 2010 by Routledge