One of our greatest pianists, and our honored guest at last summer’s Portland International Piano Festival, Leon Fleisher has always chosen his words carefully. He has been in the news recently because of an op-ed piece he wrote for the Washington Post.
The link below is to “My White House Dilemma”.
Fleisher wrote the piece after being awarded a Kennedy Center Honor for lifetime contributions to American culture.
Read his entire article here:
The Boston Globe offers more comment on Fleisher’s opinions:
I first saw this story reported at Charles Nobel’s Daily Observations.