Episode 2: Joe Patrych

“Live performance and recording are not even the same artnobody knows better than me how fake CDs are.”

Zsolt talks to Grammy-nominated recording producer Joseph Patrych. This episode begins with a recording session of Schubert’s A-flat Impromptu D935 with Patrych and Zsolt Bognár.  Patrych discusses the difference between performance and recording, the vital importance of selling CDs at concerts, the changing world of record collectors, and the underground world of pirate recordings. He also sets the record straight about a scandal at Carnegie Hall on November 1, 2006 that was reported in the New York Times.

Running time: 14 minutes

Posted on February 1, 2015 .