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from notes by Leslie Howard © 1990
|Marc-André Hamelin – It's all about the music|
'There's no doubt about Hamelin's superb artistry, or the extraordinary inventiveness of his programming… Hamelin is the most poetic of virtuoso players and his musical refinement is a constant feature of a recital which includes some extremely di ...» More
|Liszt: Excerpts from Années de pèlerinage - Italie|
Pianist Llyr Williams, acclaimed soloist, accompanist and chamber musician chose to focus on virtuosic selections from Franz Liszt. Highly sought after as a performer in the United Kingdom, he was awarded a South Bank Sky Arts Award in 2012 for h ...» More
|Liszt: The complete music for solo piano, Vol. 6 – Liszt at the Opera I|
'Leslie Howard domine avec beaucoup de chic le barrage technique des difficultés pianistiques' (EcouterVoir, France)» More
|Liszt: Complete Piano Music|
Leslie Howard’s recordings of Liszt’s complete piano music, on 99 CDs, is one of the monumental achievements in the history of recorded music. Remarkable as much for its musicological research and scholarly rigour as for Howard’s Herculean piano p ...» More
|Paderewski – His final recordings|
'Yet even in his 'final recordings' you can glimpse something of an endearing humanity. The free and romantic beauty of Paderewski’s Haydn variations ...» More
|Wagner: Wagner without words|
Pianist Llŷr Williams explores Wagner’s rich and evocative sound-world from a different perspective. Featuring insightful arrangements of Richard Wagner’s operas by Franz Liszt, Glenn Gould and Williams himself, as well as a selection of Wagner’s ...» More