Menahem Pressler

Menahem Pressler was born on December 16, 1923 in Germany. Founder of the Beaux Arts Trio. He collaborated with the Emerson String Quartet for more than three decades.
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Popular As Menahem Pressler
Occupation Pianist
Age 97 years old
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Born December 16, 1923 (Germany)
Birthday December 16
Town/City Germany
Nationality Germany

🌙 Zodiac

Menahem Pressler’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. According to astrologers, Sagittarius is curious and energetic, it is one of the biggest travelers among all zodiac signs. Their open mind and philosophical view motivates them to wander around the world in search of the meaning of life. Sagittarius is extrovert, optimistic and enthusiastic, and likes changes. Sagittarius-born are able to transform their thoughts into concrete actions and they will do anything to achieve their goals.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Menahem Pressler was born in the Year of the Pig. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Pig are extremely nice, good-mannered and tasteful. They’re perfectionists who enjoy finer things but are not perceived as snobs. They enjoy helping others and are good companions until someone close crosses them, then look out! They’re intelligent, always seeking more knowledge, and exclusive. Compatible with Rabbit or Goat.

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Founder of the Beaux Arts Trio. He collaborated with the Emerson String Quartet for more than three decades.

Before Fame

He won first prize at San Francisco's 1946 Debussy International Piano Competition, gaining him worldwide recognition and jumpstarting his career.


He began teaching at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music in 1955 where he turned out prize-winning students in every major international piano competition.

Family Life

He escaped the Nazi oppression of his family's homeland of Germany in 1939 for Palestine.

Associated With

His personal repertoire was represented on more than 30 solo recordings and ranged from relatively modern composers like Ben Haim all the way back to Johann Sebastian Bach .

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