Last year, it was the pianist Valentina Lisitsa, compared to the Canadian teen sensation by a BBC reporter for her online success. She got stuck with tag in dozens of subsequent lazy articles.
Now, Die Welt has pinned the label, for no obvious reason, on the South African harpsichordist Kristian Bezuidenhout.
If I were Kristian, I’d sue. He’ll need extra security to fend off the fainting adolescents.
Which is which? I’ll get back to you on that…
Kristian’s website photo is (c) Marco Borchgreve