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Wed 23 Aug, 2017:
Haydn: Symphonies – No 8 in G major (Le soir); No 84 in E flat major; Violin Concerto in A major

No worries about the music here, although the Violin Concerto, however enjoyable, isn’t vintage Haydn, but what disconcerts somewhat is the lack of...

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Thu 08 Dec, 2016:
Liszt: Transcendental – Études d'éxécution transcendante, S 139; Two Concert Etudes, S 145; Three Concert Etudes, S 144; Grandes études de Paganini, S 141

This set's title, “Transcendental”, also describes Daniil Trifonov’s technique to a nicety. But rising above pianism of precision and torrential...

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Mon 05 Sep, 2016:
Liszt: Transcendental Etudes, S 139

“Pathetically misunderstood” was Clifford Curzon’s verdict on Liszt. Kirill Gerstein has no misconceptions of the genius behind these Etudes,...

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Fri 22 Jan, 2016:
Vasks: Klātbūtne – Presence (Cello Concerto No 2); Musique du Soir; Grāmata čellam – The Book

In a brief interview in the booklet note, Pēteris Vasks describes the cello as feeling “like my own inner voice”. You can almost hear that...

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