Paul Wittgenstein, the cloven pianist

Paul Wittgenstein, the cloven pianist

di Guido Giannuzzi

You can judge for yourself below in this video clip of him playing Ravel's concerto:. The Austrian pianist Paul Wittgenstein (1887-1961) had a most fascinating and courageous career as a one-armed pianist. 2. The wealthy one-armed pianist Paul Wittgenstein commissioned left-hand concertos from numerous composers, among them Prokofiev, Strauss, Schmidt and Britten.

How good a pianist was Paul Wittgenstein. that time were so much concerned with the 'cloven. the concert pianist Paul Wittgenstein. thanks to the life and legacy of Austrian pianist Paul Wittgenstein,.

He was called for service in the Second … How Paul Wittgenstein Paved the Way for One-Armed Concert Pianists. Year Title Artist Rating Releases; 1999: Concerto per pianoforte in sol maggiore / Concerto per la mano sinistra / Boléro / Introduzione e allegro per arpa Wittgenstein the Musical: Notes toward an Appreciation.