Jean-Yves Thibaudet

“It’s dangerous if you become famous overnight.”

French pianist and prolific recording artist Jean-Yves Thibaudet joins us for an up-close conversation about his life. He discusses how an artist maintains freshness and inspiration when repeatedly performing repertoire, and how he attempts to go deeper into the composer’s world. He shares his love of practicing and performing, and recalls his early meetings with Rubinstein. His insights include dealing with pressure, expectations, and what one must seek artistically on stage.

Running time: 23 minutes

Posted on December 22, 2018 .