For BBC Radio 3 Mahan Esfahani heads to the USA to ask why we know more about Dvorak's statement than the history of African American classical music.
The Dvorak Statement

Harpsichord virtuoso Mahan Esfahani heads off on a personal journey to uncover the instrument's chequered history, why the people who play it are not always its best advocates, and how this ancient instrument has a very modern face too.
Mission Harpsichord

Mahan Esfahani for Building a Library comes up with a personal recommendation for Vivaldi's The Four Seasons from among available versions.
Building a Library - Vivaldi: The Four Seasons

Mahan Esfahani for Building a Library recommends a recording of César Franck's Symphony in D minor.
Franck: Symphony in D minor

Over coffee on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, Esfahani expressed that he didn’t simply want to do an interview cataloging his musicianship and career as “outliers.” That said, he went on to offer some insights and opinions of certain trends and strains of the historical performance movement—trends which not only have affected the interpretation of music, but have more far-reaching consequences as well.
Insularities: An Interview with Mahan Esfahani

Mahan speaks about returning to Cologne
Mahan Esfahani "Mir ist ein Publikum mit Reißzähnen lieber“

Mahan encourages people to "remove the ideological blinders from their eyes."
Mahan Esfahani: 'There is no end to expanding one's mind'

Making the Harpsichord Modern Again - The NY Times

Preview, download or stream: https://DG.lnk.to/EsfahaniGoldbergYD On his new album harpsichord star Mahan Esfahani approaches one of the greatest masterpieces of the Baroque repertoire with fresh eyes: Bach's incomparable Goldberg Variations. The music featured in this video includes Aria da capo, Variatio 11 a 2 Clav.
Full live concert here: http://ow.ly/bQFa303GfPF Subscribe to our channel for more videos http://ow.ly/ugONZ Johann Christian Bach - Sonata in C minor, Op. 5, No. 6 Mahan Esfahani harpsichord Recorded at the Lincoln's Center Mostly Mozart Festival 2016, in the David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center (New York, USA), on August 27, 2016.

Mahan Esfahani plays works by Kuhnau, J.S. Bach, W.F. Bach, and C.P.E. Bach, in commemoration of C.P.E. Bach's 300th birthday at the Library of Congress.

Mahan talks us through Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier and why he's working on it on a Aldeburgh Music Residency, as well as performing the Prelude and Fugue in D minor from book 1 (BWV 851).

See the exclusive rehearsal footage and interviews with Mahan and players from the Academy of Ancient Music before the world-premiere performance of Mahan Esfahani's arrangement of The Art of Fugue at the BBC Proms.

Harpsichord virtuoso Mahan Esfahani presents his exceptional debut album "Time Present And Time Past" on Deutsche Grammophon.

To pick the harpsichord as an instrument for life says a lot about a person. Unconventional, even rebellious, are words that describe harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani. This is the man who walked out of his University medical lectures to take up music instead.

Mission Harpsichord Harpsichord virtuoso Mahan Esfahani heads off on a personal journey to uncover the instrument's chequered history, why the people who play it are not always its best advocates, and how this ancient instrument has a very modern face too.

Mission Harpsichord

Harpsichord virtuoso Mahan Esfahani heads off on a personal journey to uncover the instrument's chequered history, why the people who play it are not always its best advocates, and how this ancient instrument has a very modern face too.