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Back in 1974, the world-renowned pianist Artur Rubenstein came to the Philharmonic and informed me: "You are now shaking the hand that shook the hand of Brahms."
Top spot had to go to pianist Kirill Gerstein the first prizewinner of the 2001 Artur Rubenstein competition in Tel Aviv - and it's easy to see why.
By the time he and Nureyev met in 1963, Hurok had been booking the best in the business for more than half a century, Melba and Chaliapin; Pavlova, Duncan, and Mary Wigman; Andres Segovia, Artur Rubenstein, Van Cliburn, and Marian Anderson....