How do you fathom the unfathomable?  “My mother is a supernatural being, beyond the reach of ordinary mortals”, says Stéphanie Argerich in Bloody Daughter, her revealing 2014 documentary about the complex relationship she has with pianist parents Martha Argerich and Stephen Kovacevich. The title is a comment of her father’s, not, as is often assumed, somehow related to her mother.

One of the greatest pianists of the last 50 years, and still playing at the age of 75, Martha Argerich...

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