Between roughly 1920 and 1950 was the time of the so called Golden Age of the Crime Novel which I have been interested for many years now. One of its most interesting representatives was “Locked Room ” specialist John Dickson Carr. The meeting of the Internet based John Dickson Carr society in London was quite […]
Just finished a great week at beautiful Nelson at the Adam Summer School together with the New Zealand String Quartet. The final two concerts showed a very high standard of chamber music playing and to work with these young musicians from all over New Zealand was a great privilege. The NZ String Quartet run these […]
In April the final instalment of my Schubert recordings will be made: after all the sonatas, dances and various other works like the Wanderer Fantasy I will be finally approaching some of the most difficult repertoire : the Impromptus opus 90 and Opus 142 together with some seldom played shorter works . After decades of playing […]
From 1st of March I will take up position as professor of Piano and Head of Piano Department at the renowned “Barrat Due Institute” in Oslo ,Norway. I am immensely looking forward moving to beautiful Norway and its vibrant capital Oslo.
Coming soon: Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy: 48 Lieder ohne Worte ( complete recording ) Co Production WDR/ Oehms Classics 2 CD
A talk with Kenneth Young on Radio New Zealand. First aired on Thursday 27 June 2013.