Peter Serkin (Piano)
Born: 24th July 1947, New York, New York, USA
Died: 1st February 2020, Red Hook, New York, USA
Peter Adolf Serkin was an American classical pianist. He won the Grammy Award for Most Promising New Classical Recording Artist in 1966, and he performed globally, known for not only "technically pristine" playing but also a "commitment to contemporary music". He taught at the Curtis Institute of Music, the Juilliard School, Yale University, and Bard College.