Alfred BRENDEL

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1931-01-05
Education N/A
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Recreations reading, theatre, films, unintentional humour, kitsch
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Style Alfred Brendel, Esq, Hon KBE
Career pianist and writer; concert career since 1949; recordings for Vox, Turnabout, Vanguard, Philips; Evening Standard Outstanding Artistic Achievement Award 1995, Léonie Sonning Music Prize 2002, Ernst von Siemens Prize 2004, Prix Venezia 2007, Herbert von Karajan Music Prize 2008, South Bank Show Award 2009, Praemium Imperiale Japan Arts Assoc 2009, Musikpreis Duisburg 2010, Franz Liszt Ehrenpreis Weimar 2011, Gramophone Award 2012; Hon DMus: Univ of London 1978, Univ of Sussex 1981, Univ of Oxford 1983, Univ of Warwick 1991, Yale Univ 1992, Univ of Cologne 1995, Dublin Univ Coll 1997, Univ of Exeter 1998, London Royal Coll of Music 1999, Univ of Southampton 2002, UCD 2007, Boston New England 2009, New England Conservatory, Bukarest Musik Univ 2011, Montreal McGill Univ 2011, Univ of Cambridge 2012, Juilliard Sch NY 2013; fell Exeter Coll Oxford; memb Acad of Arts and Sciences USA 1989, memb Deutsche Akademie füf Sprache und Dichtung 2010; Hon RAM, FRNCM 1990; Ordre pour le Mérite (Germany) 1991, Commandeur de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (France) 2003 (Chevalier 1985)
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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