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Tue 01 Nov, 2016:
Chopin: 24 Mazurkas

Andrew Achenbach enthusiastically greeted Pavel Kolesnikov’s playing of Tchaikovsky’s The Seasons (reviewed 23 January 2015). The 26-year-old's...

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Mon 23 May, 2016:
Smetana: Czech Dances; On the seashore

Cherished memories of the great Rudolf Firkušný come flooding back, but it's clear from Garrick Ohlsson's wholly persuasive and intrepidly...

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Fri 08 Apr, 2016:
Bortkiewicz: Piano Sonata No 2 in C sharp minor, Op 60; Three Mazurkas, Op 64; Jugoslavische Suite, Op 58; Fantasiestücke, Op 61; Lyrica nova, Op 59

Sergei Bortkiewicz (1877-1952) was a self-confessed Romantic melodist, and Hyperion first raised interest in his solo piano and concerto writing with...

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Thu 07 Jan, 2016:
Scriabin: Nuances – Assorted Piano Pieces

Valentina Lisitsa’s chronologically presented recording features a selection of Scriabin’s shorter piano pieces. It starts with the 1880s...

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Thu 20 Aug, 2015:
Albéniz: Piano Concerto No 1 in A minor, Op 78 (Concierto fantástico); Rapsodia española, Op 80; Granados: Concerto in C minor (Patético)

Albéniz’s only completed full-length piano concerto, orchestrated in part by his friend the zarzuela composer Tomás Bretón, and his one-movement...

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Mon 15 Jun, 2015:
Scriabin: Vers la flamme, Op 72, and other solo piano works

Of the 44 miniatures featured on this centenary tribute, the longest is not quite six minutes in length, the shortest a mere 27 seconds, and by far...

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Mon 01 Dec, 2014:
Dances – Piano Works by Bach, Chopin, Scriabin, Granados, Schulz-Evler, Albéniz & Gould

This highly engaging recital takes you on a whirlwind tour of dance-inspired music from Bach to Morton Gould via Chopin, Scriabin, Granados, Albéniz...

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