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Hosted by NPR Commentator/Conductor/Pianist Rob Kapilow
Featuring Igal Kesselman, piano and Aeolus Quartet
All artists are influenced by their predecessors, says critic Harold Bloom; weak artists imitate their heroes while strong artists creatively misread them. Host Rob Kapilow shows how Schumann’s struggle with Beethoven’s overwhelming influence helped him find his own voice, and produce his greatest work.