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Andreas Staier (fortepiano after Conrad Graf)

The endlessly ear-opening consequences are riveting; the wide-ranging aplomb of Beethoven's Variations could have been conceived with Staier's musical curiosity and flair in mind...This isn't... More…

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Stephen Hough (piano)

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Andrew Litton

These two like-minded musicians manage to bring to these much-recorded works not merely thrilling virtuosity and lyrical depth but a Mendelssohnian lightness of touch where needed...Litton, himself... More…

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Music for cello & piano

Steven Isserlis (cello), with Thomas Adès (piano)

Match [Ades's playing] with the mellow sound and manner of Steven Isserlis's cello, and you have something very special. Their choice of repertory here - devised as an extended upbeat to Ades's... More…

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Nikolai Demidenko (piano)

Even in an impossibly competitive field Demidenko's Liszt Sonata stands out among the most imperious and articulate. His opening is precisely judged and once the Sonata is under its inflammatory... More…

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Krystian Zimerman (piano)

Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa

This is playing in the grand manner. From the start of First Concerto you're aware of a consciously leonine approach. Zimerman even deliberately takes risks in a few technically perilous places... More…

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Krystian Zimerman (piano)

Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa

Coinciding with the death of his mother and the birth of his daughter, these recordings were intensely personal for Zimerman. The Concertos are scintillating, the Sonata Olympian. More…

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Here, on this richly filled CD, is a positive cornucopia of musical genius.
Martha Argerich's 1961 disc remains among the most spectacular of all recorded débuts, an impression reinforced by... More…

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The uncanny, shimmering half-lights of "Catacombs", the bustle of the "Market Place at Limoges" and the majestic expanse of "The Great Gate of Kiev" show the dynamic range and perception of atmosphere... More…

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Martha Argerich (piano), Sergio Tiempo (piano), Dora Schwarzberg (violin), Lucia Hall (violin), Lida Chen (viola), Gautier Capucon (cello), Lilya Zilberstein (piano), Denis Kozhukhin (piano), Renaud Capucon (violin), Yan Levionnois (cello), Giorgia Tomassi (piano), Carlo Maria Griguoli (piano), Alessandro...

The Liszt Concerto pathetique...is the best thing on these discs, responding well to the typically wild, dramatic Martha Argerich treatment. Elsewhere in these recitals...she communicates to... More…

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Solomon's 1952 recordings of Schumann's Carnaval and the Brahms Sonata in F minor are essential for the desert island, so this wellproduced compilation, generously filled out with Liszt, recommends... More…

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