Levin, Robert (David)
- Stanley Sadie
( b Brooklyn, NY, Oct 13, 1947). American pianist and musicologist . He studied composition in New York with Stefan Wolpe, 1957–61, and the piano with Louis Martin, 1961–4. At Fontainebleau he was a pupil of Nadia Boulanger, 1960–64, studying the piano there under Alice Gaultier-Léon; he has also taken masterclasses with Clifford Curzon (piano) and Hans Swarowsky (conducting). He has pursued a dual career as pianist and teacher. His positions have included head of theory at the Curtis Institute (...