Jean-Philippe Collard celebrates his long commitment to the passionate and fanciful works of Robert Schumann. SCHUMANN: Fantasie in C Major, Op. 17; Kreisleriana, Op. 16 – Jean-Philippe Collard, p. – La Dolce Volta LDV 30, 63:57 (1/27/17) [Distr. by Harmonia mundi/PIAS] ****: French pianist Jean-Philippe Collard (b. 1948) prefaces his recording (4-6 April 2016) with […]
Monique Haas, Vol. 2 = SCHUMANN: Kreisleriana, Op. 16; MOZART: Piano Sonata No. 8 in A Minor; DEBUSSY: Pour le Piano; BACH: Partita No. 2 – Monique Haas, piano – MeloClassic
A second MeloClassic recital from the inimitable Monique Haas confirms her authority in repertory old and new.
The young Swiss pianist Jean-Baptiste Mueller finds kindred spirits in Chopin and Schumann, both of whom he performs stylistically.
SCHUMANN: Variations on a Theme by Clara Wieck; Kreisleriana – Vladimir Horowitz, p. – Columbia/ Speakers Corner vinyl
A welcome re-issue of a classic recording with superb sound!
Kreisleriana; Carnaval; Piano Sonata No. 1 in F-sharp Minor; Davidsbuendlertaenze; Fantasie in C Major; Kinderszenen: Traeumerei – Walter Gieseking, p. – Andromeda (2 CDs)
Another attempt to “codify” the collected Schumann that Walter Gieseking recorded, 1938-1947.
For the Hoffman we have no other choices—fortunately this is not a bad one at all.
SCHUMANN – Blumentück, Op. 19; Sonata for Piano No. 1 in F-sharp minor, Op. 11; Kreisleriana, Op. 16; Arabeske, Op. 18 –Yury Martynov, piano – Caro Mitis
The program is an interesting one, mixing popular with not-so-popular piano music by Schumann, and it runs nearly 80 minutes.