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Mon 04 Feb, 2019:
Schumann: Papillons, Op 2; Kinderszenen, Op 15; Brahms: 3 Intermezzi, Op 117; 6 Klavierstücke, Op 118

Mentored by the great Denis Matthews (the centenary of whose birth falls this year), Sarah Beth Briggs displays her customary composure, intelligence,...

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Mon 27 Aug, 2018:
Gál: Piano Trio in E major, Op 18; Variations on a popular Viennese tune, Op 9; Shostakovich: Piano Trio No 2 in E minor, Op 67

Here's yet another welcome addition to the Hans Gál discography from AVIE Records, this time showcasing his substantial Piano Trio in E major dating...

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Thu 26 Apr, 2018:
Gál: Piano Quartet in B flat major, Op 13; Three Sonatinas for violin and piano, Op 71; Sonatina in F major (1934)

Toccata Classics' third volume devoted to Hans Gál's chamber music launches in propitious style with the substantial Piano Quartet in B flat major...

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Tue 31 May, 2016:
Gál: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra, Op 57; Mozart: Piano Concerto No 22 in E flat major, K 482

I've sung the praises of Hans Gál's music previously on Classical Ear (see my reviews – from 9 July 2013 and 12 June 2014 – of his first two...

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Fri 06 Feb, 2015:
Chopin: Ballade No 1 in G minor, Op 25; Berceuse in D flat major, Op 57; Fantaisie in F minor, Op 49; Scherzo No 4 in E major, Op 54; Debussy: Suite bergamasque; Pour le piano

This is, by my reckoning, the fifth CD from York-based pianist Sarah Beth Briggs issued on the Semaphore label, and it leaves just as favourable...

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Thu 12 Dec, 2013:
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No 8 in C minor, Op 13 (Pathétique); Mozart: Fantasia in C minor, K475; Schubert: Piano Sonata No 21 in B flat major, D960

A finalist in the 1984 BBC Young Musician of the Year competition aged just 11, Sarah Beth Briggs was a precocious pupil of the distinguished English...

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