It's 20 years since Leif Ove thought about recording an album of Schumann's work, so there was a lot riding on its release. Now he's won a Gramophone Award, and shared his pride with Classic FM.
You may have heard Leif Ove Andsnes playing Beethoven on Classic FM over the past…
LEIF OVE ANDSNES WINS GRAMOPHONE AWARD FOR BEST CHAMBER RECORDING: SCHUMANN COMPLETE WORKS FOR PIANO TRIO
"This was obviously a special disc when I first encountered it in 2011. It does for the piano trios what the Zehetmair Quartet had so triumphantly done for the Quartets Nos 1 and 3, their recording of which won a Gramophone Award in 2003.
"For anyone whose notion of Schumann…
Leif Ove appears live on BBC Radio 3's flagship show "In Tune" broadcast from London today at 16.30 talking about the Beethoven Journey new CD release and tomorrow's performance with the Philharmonia and Esa Pekka Salonen.
Tune in to hear Leif Ove live. The interview and…