21. January 2007 · Comments Off · Categories: imported, Quotes

I plan my life in a systematic way, and I waited until the age of 50 to start playing the 32 Beethoven sonatas. … Beethoven is not for children. Maybe the notes are not a problem, but the content is, so I wanted to wait for that. I now understand a lot of things I had no idea about 20 years ago.

-Andras Schiff (explaining why he waited until he was older to play Beethoven)
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