Jessica Duchen's Classical Music Blog. Music and writing in London, UK.
Thursday, November 10, 2016
"The great music we are sharing creates a great bond between us"
Politicians right now are not distinguishing themselves with high-level eloquence, though goodness knows we need some. Instead, here is one musician who's not willing to stand by and watch everything go to pot: the pianist Igor Levit, who is 29, has just released a speech he made before a Beethoven concert in Brussels the other night. Bravo, Igor.