07.01.2013 [South Florida Classical Review] - Bronfman certainly did not need to warm up with a short classical era piece in the traditional recital mode, instead opting to open with Brahms' massive PianoSonata No. 3 in F minor. The work of a twenty-year-old composer, this impassioned score would
05.01.2013 [The Southern Reporter] - The all-Beethoven second half consists of two works from 1822, his set of 11 Bagatelles, followed by his final PianoSonata No.32 in C minor, Op.111, regarded by many as one of the most profound pieces of music ever written. “The violence of some of
04.01.2013 [New York Times] - This battle between nostalgia and innovation defined the career of Samuel Barber, and Ms. Vinokur reprised her 2011 Bargemusic performance of his PianoSonata. In the first movement the tension between tradition and the avant-garde seems to play out
04.01.2013 [The Salinas Californian] - 5, Overtures to The Magic Flute and The Marriage of Figaro, PianoSonata in A major “rondo alla turca”; Offenbach: Overture to Orpheus in the Underworld; and Orff: Carmina burana. Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2, Piano Concertos Nos. 2 and 3, Symphonic
04.01.2013 [NPR (blog)] - "Though it is exciting and even magical to see a pianist giving a triumphant performance of the demonically difficult Liszt PianoSonata, or any work, from memory, there are different kinds of talents. The towering Russian pianist Sviatoslav Richter
03.01.2013 [FT.com (blog)] - It means easier creation and moulding of objects, for example, or playing a pianosonata in the air with ten fingers. More than 10,000 of the devices have been sent out to Leap's developer community and some of the best applications they have created
13.12.2012 [OUPblog (blog)] - ... 1991), Beethoven (OUP and California, 1995), ed., The Second Practice of Nineteenth-Century Tonality (Nebraska, 1996), Artaria 195: Beethoven's Sketchbook for the 'Missa solemnis' and the PianoSonata in E Major, Opus 109 (Illinois, 3 vols., 2003), ed.
17.12.2012 [Audiophile Audition] - 29 in B-flat Major, “Hammerklavier”; PianoSonata No. 32 in C Minor – Dina Ugorskaja, p. – BR Klassik. We might suspect we hear the natural heir of Russian legend Tatiana Nikolayeva in Ms. Ugorskaja, whose powerful and poetic approach to Beethoven
03.01.2013 [Ottawa Citizen] - He recalls hearing Berg's PianoSonata for the first time (Berg had studied under Schoenberg), “which starts out like a tonal piece, then the chords become strange.” He had “a visceral, emotional response” to it. He was a “pretty quiet” teenager; music
24.12.2012 [Oxford Student] - Pianist Jeremy Denk's début plays off Ligeti's sparkling and varied études against Beethoven's expansive and tumultuous pianosonata no. 32. At first the combination seems like an act of surrealism worthy of Ligeti's Dada tendencies when the études are
11.12.2012 [The Seattle Times] - 3 in F Minor, the last pianosonata Brahms wrote, at the age of 20. A striking point of Bronfman's performance was the change in how he performed these two works. Sixty years elapsed between their composition, but in pianistic and stylistic terms
12.12.2012 [Toronto Star] - 2 shared the bill with a fierce 1926 PianoSonata by Béla Bartók. No matter what he touched — tonal or atonal, fast or slow, loud or soft — Li turned it into a brightly coloured, clearly articulated, neatly paced narrative. The opening Czerny
24.12.2012 [Salon] - He wrote a pianosonata with a Turkish movement in it. If, in his time, he knew about Javanese gamelan music or the blues, he would have gone in those directions too. So would Art Tatum. Every generation is a sponge. Brad has absorbed everything from
11.12.2012 [NJ.com] - Preceding the “Ceremony of Carols” will be two more Alston works: “Roughcut,” to matched scores by Steve Reich; and “Unfinished Business,” to an unfinished pianosonata by Mozart. The first dance is brazenly energetic and suggests a spontaneous
18.12.2012 [New York Observer] - In other words, not an exhibitionist. In the second piece, Unfinished Business, Tappon leads the concluding Gigue, but the finest moments come in the central duet (to the andante froma Mozart pianosonata, beautifully played on stage by Jason Ridgway).
09.12.2012 [Centre Daily Times] - Livingston's play list included selections from “PianoSonata in A minor” by Franz Schubert, “Fantasia on an Ostinato” by John Corigliano and other powerful pieces. He spread word in advance of his show with a special Facebook page. I first met the
18.12.2012 [Gadget Review] - Included are the classic first movement of PianoSonata 8 in c minor, as well as dozens of other well-loved sonatas, symphonies, and string quartets. If you need to grab more music downloads and need to go through the iTunes store, never fear – you can
17.12.2012 [La Nueva Provincia] - Las obras serán Sonata en Sol menor BWV 1020 (Johann Sebastian Bach), con Rocío Palma (flauta) y Marisa Rossi (piano); Sonata en Si menor BWV 1030 (Bach), con Palma y Rodrigo Evangelista (piano); Sonata Nº26 Op.81 "Les Adieux" (Ludwig van
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