In this special two-hour interview, Menahem Pressler discusses his career as piano soloist and teacher before he co-founded the Beaux Arts Trio. He touches on many other aspects of his life, including his early days in Germany, his method of teaching students, and how he began teaching at IU. He spoke with long-time friend Peter Jacobi.
Michael Steinberg is a musicologist, teacher, music coach, narrator, and was a music critic for the Boston Glove for twelve years. He is currently the program annotator for the San Francisco Symphony and the New York Philharmonic.