The Austrian pianist, composer and teacher Jörg Demus has died aged 90. He accompanied singers, including Elisabeth Schwarzkopf and Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, and established a piano-duo with Paul Badura-Skoda. Demus's discography includes complete sets devoted to Debussy and Schumann, and he recorded Beethoven on 'period' pianos. Demus was born on 2 December 1928 and he died on 16 April 2019.

 

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