Press: Press Features

October 15, 2012
"Pierre-Laurent Aimard chez les Belges"

"Pierre-Laurent Aimard is one of the greatest pianists of today" writes La Libre Belgique "and, of course, a great musician, but he is equally a researcher, intellectual and "trendsetter" ... He is here (in Brussels) for the second time a "house guest" at Bozar where he will give three concerts of different configurations. Pierre-Laurent Aimard has no doubt about the benefits of a residence "A home allows me to dedicate myself to small projects in depth, present different aspects of my work while creating - or strengthening - links with an institution and with an audience."

October 10, 2012
"Is an ideal there to be reached?"

The Cologne Philharmonie's autumn magazine (pages 22 and 23) talks to Pierre-Laurent about artistic freedom, authenticity in music and the paths to interpretation in advance of his Cologne residency.

October 7, 2012
Beethoven for the young at Heart

On the occasion of his appearance at this year's Beethovenfest in Bonn, Pierre-Laurent was interviewed by two young students from the 8th class of the Kardinal-Frings-Gymnasium. Find out all you wanted to know about Pierre-Laurent including how much time he spends practicing, where he has the most fans and whether he still gets stage fright.

October 6, 2012
On Air with BBC Radio 3

Recently Pierre-Laurent featured on BBC Radio 3's CD Review in conversation about his recent Liszt and Debussy releases. This weekend he returned for a conversation on Music Matters about The Contemporary Piano: