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Murray Perahia artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Studio Sessions

Kinderszenen

June 8, 2010 Hear the pianist discuss the imaginative depiction of childhood in Schumann’s Kinderszenen.

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Pianist Murray Perahia

March 26, 2010 Hear the celebrated pianist play Chopin and Bach, and discuss their music in the NPR studio.

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News

Composer Robert Schumann

June 7, 2010 Learn about the passionately creative but troubled life of Schumann and hear some of his best music.

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How do I love the Goldbergs? Let me count the many recordings ...

March 20, 2012 With nearly 200 recordings of Bach's Goldberg Variations on the market, how do you choose?

chopin

February 28, 2010 Hear NPR contributors' favorite Chopin performances on the 200th anniversary of his birth.

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Chopin

Frederic Chopin

Hear Chopin's music in performance and perspective.

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Gillian Welch

Gillian Welch

Enjoy archival interviews and performances from the folk revivalist.

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Spoon

Spoon

Music, live concerts and interviews with the pop-rock band.

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Rodrigo y Gabriela

Rodrigo y Gabriela

Hear and watch exclusive performances from the guitar-playing Mexican duo.

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Bon Iver

Bon Iver

Hear concerts and interviews with the atmospheric art-folk singer.

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Charles Mingus

Charles Mingus

Hear performances and profiles of the jazz innovator's work.

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Emerson String Quartet

Emerson String Quartet

Hear essential recordings and performances from the lauded quartet.

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Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

NPR Music explores the life and voice of the passionate Qawwali singer.

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Wye Oak

Wye Oak

Exclusive performances from the pop duo from Baltimore.

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M.I.A.

M.I.A.

Music and news from the Sri Lanka-born hip-hop artist and producer.

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Arcade Fire

Arcade Fire

Hear concerts and interviews with the grandiose art-rock band.

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Bach: Goldberg Variations

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  • Album: Bach: Goldberg Variations
  • Artist: Dmitry Sitkovetsky
  • Label: Nonesuch
  • Released: 1995
 

Bach: Goldberg Variations

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  • Album: Bach: Goldberg Variations
  • Artist: Andreas Staier
  • Label: Harmonia Mundi
 

Bach: Goldberg Variations

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  • Album: Bach: Goldberg Variations
  • Artist: Murray Perahia
  • Label: Sony
  • Released: 2000
 

Bach: Goldberg Variations; Chromatic Fantasia & Fugue; Italian Concerto

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  • Album: Bach: Goldberg Variations; Chromatic Fantasia & Fugue; Italian Concerto
  • Artist: Wanda Landowska
  • Label: Angel Records
  • Released: 1999
 

Bach/Busoni: Goldberg Variations; Liszt: Petrarch Sonnets; Busoni: Recueillement

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  • Album: Bach/Busoni: Goldberg Variations; Liszt: Petrarch Sonnets; Busoni: Recueillement
  • Artist: Claudius Tanski
  • Label: MDG
  • Released: 2005
 

Schumann: Kreisleriana; Sonata No. 1, Op. 11

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  • Album: Schumann: Kreisleriana; Sonata No. 1, Op. 11
  • Artist: Murray Perahia
  • Label: Sony Music
  • Released: 1997
 

Schumann: Op. Nos. 44 & 47

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  • Album: Schumann: Op. Nos. 44 & 47
  • Artist: Emerson String Quartet
  • Label: Deutsche Grammophon
  • Released: 1995
 

Schumann: Complete Symphonies

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  • Album: Schumann: Complete Symphonies
  • Artist: John Eliot Gardiner
  • Label: DG Archiv
 

Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau: The Great EMI Recordings

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  • Album: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau: The Great EMI Recordings
  • Artist: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
  • Label: EMI Classics
  • Released: 2010