Schubert: Late piano sonatas (2003) Murray Perahia Plays Bach (2003) Murray Perahia Plays Beethoven : string quartet (op. 127) (transcribed for string orchestra), piano sonata (op. 101) (2004) Oct 08, 2007 · GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Murray Perahia will perform at the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 25. There will be a pre-performance discussion with Kevin Orr, UF professor of music, at 6:45 p.m. If fate had gone another way, pianist Murray Perahia might not be performing at the ... Murray Perahia (Piano, Conductor) Born: April 19, 1947 - New York City, New York, USA The distinguished American concert pianist and conductor, Murray Perahia, was born of Sephardic Jewish origin, and began playing the piano at four but he didn't start practising seriously until the age of 15. Murray David Perahia KBE (born April 19, 1947) is an American pianist and conductor. Early life. Murray Perahia was born in the Bronx borough of New York City to a family of Sephardi Jewish origin. According to the biography on his Mozart piano sonatas CD, his first language was Judaeo-Spanish, or Ladino. The family came from Thessaloniki, Greece. Download free Symphony No.1, Op.21 (Beethoven, Ludwig van) by Ludwig van Beethoven sheet music.