I raise my hat to Grigory Sokolov

Dear Mr. Bianchedi, ladies and gentlemen of Comitato Artistico di Cremona Mondomusica e Piano Experience.

I refuse to receive the prize, Cremona Music Award 2015. According to my ideas about elementary decency, it is shame to be in the same award-winners list with Lebrecht.

G. Sokolov
16.9.15
Good to see that at least one fine musician has his principles and is sticking to them. Any copyrighted material on these pages is included for critical analysis only, and will be removed at the request of copyright owner(s). Also on Facebook and Twitter.

Comments

Pliable said…
Further update here - - http://goo.gl/u0uwmB

Recent popular posts

Does it have integrity and relevance?

The Berlin Philharmonic's darkest hour

The Perfect Wagnerite

Why new audiences are deaf to classical music

Master musician who experienced the pain of genius

I am not from east or west

Classical music has many Buddhist tendencies

The paradox of the Dalai Lama

Elgar and the occult

Why cats hate Mahler symphonies