Musorgsky: Pictures from an exhibition; Ravel: Miroirs; Messiaen: Cantéyodjayâ
A new collection presenting one of the pinnacles of nineteenth-century pianism, Musorgsky’s radically innovative Pictures from an exhibition, alongside later responses—challenges even—to these innovations from Maurice Ravel and Olivier Messiaen.
SIGCD566 73 minutes 18 seconds
‘Wonderful. There are so many colours. In the Musorgsky I particularly liked that it all seems to come from choral singing … I think it's a really wonderful use of the piano’ (BBC Record Review)