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from notes by Hamish Milne © 2007
extrait des notes rédigées par Hamish Milne © 2007
aus dem Begleittext von Hamish Milne © 2007
Deutsch: Renate Wendel
|Medtner & Rachmaninov: Piano Sonatas|
Steven Osborne has become increasingly admired for his performances and recordings of Russian Romantic piano music. Here he presents an impressive selection from two masters who lived and worked contemporaneously. Medtner’s ‘Sonata Romantica’ is i ...» More
'They're among [Medtner's] characteristic utterances and include many of his finest inspirations. Some are simply masterpieces … it's excellent t ...
'From the very first of these skazki ('tales'), I was hooked. Much of this is to do with the advocacy of Hamish Milne, who has already recorded some o ...» More
|Medtner: The complete solo piano recordings, Vol. 1|
'In short this is an issue of the highest conceivable importance … APR’s documentation is superb in every way. The transfers, of copies many of w ...» More
|Medtner: The complete solo piano recordings, Vol. 2|
'The qualities I noted as being characteristic of Medtner’s playing in 1930/31 are equally present here … the 1936 HMVs reveal [Medtner's] beauti ...» More
|Medtner: Demidenko plays Medtner|
'Few can touch this stunning Demidenko programme, excellently recorded and featuring playing of the highest order' (BBC Music Magazine Top 1000 CDs Guide)
'I must be careful not to make this sound like an indiscriminate rave review, but what do you do when a disc of this calibre drops through your letter ...» More