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WATCH: Jeremy Denk on 'Weirdness' of Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 1

Posted October 17, 2014

Pianist Jeremy Denk has talked about the "weirdness" in great music. Yesterday morning in the Green Room, we asked him for examples in Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1, with which he makes his debut with us this week. He played some "moments of harmonic slippage ... these magical 'purple patches' or senses of instability..."