Pianists: Theme Team

After the fourth encore the one on the left steps to the microphone: "No doubt," he says, "some of you out there are wondering which is which " They are indeed, for Duo-Pianists Ferrante Teicher look as much alike as they Play. In their patent leather shoes electric red jackets, black-rimmed spectacles and matching pompadour toupees they are the Tweedle twins of the concert stage.

Audiences have not always cared which was Dee and which was Dum For twelve lean years Arthur Ferrante Louis Teicher, now both 39 orbited the concert circuit, one of a near dozen duo-piano teams...

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