An overwhelming victory goes to nouveau harpsichordist/clavichordist Keith Jarrett, who garnered more than three times as many votes as his closest competitor, Barbara Harbach. Steve Lubin follows in third.
News and Information: For Immediate Release
Barbara Harbach has just been honored as second Best Classical Keyboardist in Keyboard magazine's prestigious 16th Annual Readers Poll. Harbach beat out an international ballot including Christopher Hogwood, Igor Kipnis, and Malcolm Bilson, placing second only to jazz superstar Keith Jarrett. The poll results, published in the March 1992 issue, are a barometer of "what's hot and who's happening in the world of keyboard music."