Critics have called him “a true poet of the piano” whose “brilliant touch” allows him to explore the “spiritual depths” of the music he plays: William Youn is one of the finest pianists of our day and has established an international reputation, particularly for his Schubert recordings. His playing is characterized by subtlety, emotional insight, and sensitive analysis.
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750)
The Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
(no intermission, all repeats)
William Youn, piano