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Each bi-monthly issue includes interviews with top pianists and rising talent, performance tips, news, features, analysis and comment. You will find exclusive tutorials by concert artists, in-depth articles on piano recordings and repertoire, masterclasses on piano technique, and festival, concert and competition reports from around the globe.
Every edition includes a five-page Symposium, hosted by Jeremy Siepmann, which brings together leading experts and international pianists for a round-table debate.
Our comprehensive reviews section examines the latest recordings, books, DVDs, sheet music and concerts.
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Stephen Hough awarded CBE for services to music
2 January 2014
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Stephen Hough has been awarded a CBE for services to music. The award – Commander of the Order of the British Empire – was announced as part of the UK's New Year honours list. A total of 1,195 people have received an award, and women outnumber men for the first time since the Order of the British Empire was founded in 1917.
Other musicians to be honoured include Welsh singer Katherine Jenkins, who also received a CBE.
Composer and conductor Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, who is Master of the Queen’s Music, becomes a Companion of Honour.
Hough guest edited the November/December 2013 edition of IP, which is available to purchase here.
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