Swiss classical pianist and teacher who was primarily a solo recitalist.He debuted Lennox Berkeley's Six Preludes for Piano in July 1947 at Broadcasting House and Gerhard's Three Impromptus at the Wigmore Hall in May 1951.He played for Sergei Rachmaninoff while studying in Switzerland.BEFORE FAME
He mastered a breathtaking repertoire, including J.S. Bach, Ludwig van Beethoven, Johannes Brahms, and Franz Schubert.PERSONAL LIFE
He was born in Lucerne, and his parents ensured that he had access to the finest teachers in Switzerland, Germany, and France, including Karl Leimer, Walter Gieseking, and Marguerite Long.FUN FACTS
Pianist Albert Ferber were born on Wednesday, birthstone is Aquamarine, the seaon was Spring in the Chinese year of Pig, it is 78 days until Albert Ferber next birthday.
Jan. 10 1984