Murray Perahia has waited most of his career to play Beethoven’s “Hammerklavier” sonata, his most demanding physically. Photo : Felix Broede/Deutsche Grammophon

Review: Murray Perahia’s richly layered Hammerklavier worth the wait

Pianist used the demands of Beethoven’s most monumental keyboard work to illustrate its emotional depths in a programme of complementary works that allowed him to show the effortless grace of his artistry

Topic |   Classical music

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Murray Perahia has waited most of his career to play Beethoven’s “Hammerklavier” sonata, his most demanding physically. Photo : Felix Broede/Deutsche Grammophon
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