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Tue 14 Mar, 2017:
Schubert: Four Impromptus, D899; Piano Sonata No 20 in A major D959

Artur Schnabel had an isolated field to himself when he recorded D959 in 1937. That field, though no longer isolated, still has space for musicians...

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Fri 31 Jul, 2015:
Bach: Partitas Nos 1-6, BWV825-830

Igor Levit's account of this music is completely persuasive; an impressive achievement by this comparatively young pianist. In essence, his...

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Tue 26 May, 2015:
Schubert: Hungarian Melody, D817; Piano Sonatas – No 18 in G major, D894; No 21 in B flat major, D960; Moments musicaux, D780; Allegretto in C, D915; Four Impromptus, D935

A dalliance with Mozart in his Sestercentennial birth year in 2006 aside, András Schiff has kept a wary, unconvinced distance from the forte-piano....

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Wed 28 Jan, 2015:
Dohnányi: Piano Quintets – No 1 in C minor, Op 1; No 2 in E flat minor, Op 26

Ernő Dohnányi made his name with the First Piano Quintet. Though still a teenager, the composer demonstrated an impressive mastery of the Brahmsian...

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