BACH: Keyboard Concerto No. 5 in f; HAYDN: Piano Con. in D; MENDELSSOHN: Piano Con. in a – Joshua Pierce, p./ Slovak Nat. Sym. Orch./ Kirk Trevor – MSR Classics
Fine, persuasive pianism from a well-known source. BACH: Keyboard Concerto No. 5 in f, BWV 1056; HAYDN: Piano Concerto in D, Hob. XVIII; MENDELSSOHN: Piano Concerto in a – Joshua Pierce, p./ Slovak National Sym. Orch./ Kirk Trevor – MSR Classics 1496, 62:44 [Distr. by Albany] ****: It comes as no surprise to me that […]
Marian Filar, piano = CHOPIN & BRAHMS works (1949-52) – MeloClassic
A Holocaust survivor with a grand musical gift, Marian Filar gives us Chopin and Brahms with bountiful panache and style, 1949-1952.
Martha Argerich Vol. 4 (1955-65) = All CHOPIN works – Doremi
Doremi extends the legacy of the youthful Martha Argerich with excerpts of her Chopin Competition efforts, and a firestorm of talent they witness.
Arthur Rubinstein: 1946-1958 Recordings = CHOPIN: Sonata No. 2; Preludes; 3 Nouvelles Etudes; Berceuse; Barcarolle – Naxos Historical
Volume 4 of Arthur Rubinstein’s restorations on Naxos gives us his only full cycle of Preludes and a potent Barcarolle, 1946-1958.
Daniel Barenboim plays CHOPIN – The Warsaw Recital – DGG
“Mellow” well describes Barenboim’s approach even to Chopin’s most daunting keyboard works.