Welcome to Hyperion Records, an independent British classical label devoted to presenting high-quality recordings of music of all styles and from all periods from the twelfth century to the twenty-first.
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from notes by Hamish Milne © 2012
extrait des notes rédigées par Hamish Milne © 2012
Français: Marie-Stella Pâris
aus dem Begleittext von Hamish Milne © 2012
Deutsch: Viola Scheffel
|Medtner: Arabesques, Dithyrambs, Elegies & other short piano works|
Hamish Milne, whose name is synonymous with the music of Medtner, presents an enticing double album of the composer’s miniatures, works that belie their size in emotional impact and sheer variety.» 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. 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
'Everything is of the most absorbing interest; everything is impeccably performed. Irresistible for pianists, this disc should be in every musician's ...
'Staggering feats of bravura with an effortless insouciance that defies belief. A collector's item, without doubt' (The Sunday Times)» More