Jeremy Denk

In the classical music world right now, many eyes are focused on Jeremy Denk.

Vijay Iyer: Self-Taught Jazz Pianist Goes 'Solo'

Sep 27, 2013

This interview was originally broadcast on Oct. 14, 2010.

Jazz musician Vijay Iyer started playing the violin when he was 3, but when he was 4 or 5, he wanted to play another instrument: the piano.

"The piano was around because my sister was taking lessons, and so I just started messing on it and figuring things out little by little," Iyer tells Terry Gross. "I can't really pinpoint the beginning of it."

Jeremy Denk: Playing Ligeti With A Dash Of Humor

Sep 27, 2013

This interview was originally broadcast on May 23, 2012.

(Jeremy Denk joins us all week to explore the Goldberg Variations. Read his posts on Tuesday and Thursday.)

First Listen: Jeremy Denk, 'Ligeti/Beethoven'

May 7, 2012

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WRTI's Jill Pasternak speaks with violinist Joshua Bell on Saturday, April 14th, from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. The world-renowned virtuoso updates us on his life, his longtime collaboration with pianist Jeremy Denk, and his new appointment as music director of Academy of St. Martin in the Fields. He appears at the Kimmel Center on April 16th with the ensemble.