Polish-American pianist Arthur Rubinstein died on this day in 1982 – aged 95.
He is widely regarded as one of the greatest pianists of the 20th Century.
Although best known as a recitalist and concerto soloist, Maestro Rubinstein is also remembered as an outstanding chamber musician – partnering with such luminaries as Henryk Szeryng, Jascha Heifetz, Pablo Casals and Gregor Piatigorsky.
ARTHUR RUBINSTEIN | BEETHOVEN | PIANO CONCERTO NO.5 | ALEXANDER SCHNEIDER & JERUSALEM SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
ARTHUR RUBINSTEIN | GRIEG | PIANO CONCERTO IN A MINOR | ANDRE PREVIN & LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA