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David Wilson-Johnson (Merlin), Stuart Skelton (Arthur), Eva Marton (Morgan Le Fey), Carol Vaness (Nivian)
Madrid Symphony Orchestra & Choir, José de Eusebio
Decca's release of its outstanding recording of Albéniz's Merlin marked a turning-point in our appreciation of this Spanish composer, best known for his colourful nationalistic piano music.
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DVD version includes special photo gallery of pictures from the performance.
Lang Lang (piano)
Immaculate pianism: Lang Lang inhabits each composer's world as though born into it. The delight of this DVD lies in his glorious assurance, expressed in face and body as well as fingers. — More…
Recorded at the Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires, August 2000
Daniel Barenboim (piano)
These two absorbing DVDs pay tribute to Daniel Barenboim's extraordinary talents both as a musician and a communicator...[The programme] reveals Barenboim at the height of his powers, bringing... — More…
Roland Pöntinen (piano)
[On Pöntinen’s Busoni recording] The subtle, brilliantly judged playing makes Pöntinen a persuasive champion...The recordings are excellent; those looking for an uneasy rather than comfortable... — More…
Joaquín Achúcarro (piano)
London Symphony Orchestra, Robin Lough (director), Colin Davis
all three sections of both versions benefit from the masterly hand of director Robin Lough who, unlike many of his peers, knows how to let the music speak for itself without the need for frantic... — More…