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|Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 1 – Ferruccio Busoni|
'Magnificently played' (BBC Music Magazine)
'Strikingly conveys the spiritual states which Bach evokes in these pieces' (Classic CD)» More
|Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 2 – Ferruccio Busoni|
'Nikolai Demidenko performs all the music here with admirable devotion … The playing throughout this enterprising recital cannot be faulted' (BBC ...
'Demidenko plays them all with great panache and limitless technical command, clearly relishing the vast array of colour that Busoni's fertile imagina ...» More
|Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 3 – Friedman, Grainger & Murdoch|
'Could hardly be more exhilarating or enterprising … a memorable as well as enticing disc' (Gramophone)
'Lane commands the golden tone and effortless, spirited virtuosity needed to make these transcriptions come alive, and makes them sound easy to boot. ...» More
|Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 4 – Samuel Feinberg|
'In this recording of all Feinberg's transcriptions, Martin Roscoe's interpretations reflect both the sensitivity behind the undertaking and the spiri ...
'Martin Roscoe's warm, lyrical playing makes this a most rewarding release' (Classic FM Magazine)» More
|Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 5 – Goedicke, Kabalevsky, Catoire & Siloti|
'Milne plays the more outgoing works with the sharp articulation and gestural clarity that makes his Medtner so refreshing (his left-hand profile is e ...
'This is a welcome return to the recording studio for a British pianist who has maintained a consistently high standard for many years. Hamish Milne i ...» More
|Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 6 – Walter Rummel|
'Time and again you are reminded of real technique as opposed to a more familiar, glib and colourless alternative, and it is surely no exaggeration to ...
'Amazing too is Jonathan Plowright's ability to project these pieces while keeping every voice and nuance in balance. Performances of rare identificat ...» More
|Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 7 – Max Reger|
Hyperion’s Bach piano transcription series has reached volume 7 with the complete transcriptions by Max Reger. Reger was described by his contemporaries as ‘the modern-day Bach’. His skills as a pianist were matched by his abilities as an organist ...» More
|Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 8 – Eugen d'Albert|
Hyperion’s Bach Piano Transcriptions series reaches volume 8 with a disc containing many first recordings. The controversial figure of Eugen d’Albert was one of the greatest pianists of his day and, although largely forgotten now, a composer of in ...» More
|Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 9 – A Bach Book for Harriet Cohen|
In 1931 the pianist and muse Harriet Cohen invited all her principal composer friends each to make an arrangement of a work by J S Bach for inclusion in an album to be published by Oxford University Press. Published as A Bach Book for Harriet Cohe ...» More
|Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 10 – Saint-Saëns & Philipp|
Hyperion’s Bach Transcriptions series shows Bach through the fascinating prism of the Romantic musical mind. This latest volume presents the complete transcriptions by Saint-Saëns, interspersed with Isidore Philipp’s bold realizations of two Bach– ...» More