Alto CD

CHOPIN: Scherzi 1-4, 13 Preludes from Op 28

Chopin Four Scherzi / Preludes from Op.28 Sviatoslav Richter Catalogue Number: ALC 1159 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: recorded Tokyo 1977-9, ADD stereo, 60:17 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Richter is not usually thought of as a ….Chopin player, and yet he strides through the four Scherzos with an abundance of technique and deftly-coloured […]

August 25th, 2011
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Dinu Lipatti plays Chopin

Dinu Lipatti plays Chopin Legendary Recordings Dinu Lipatti Catalogue Number: ALC 1056 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: AAD 1947-5, 67:21 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Lipatti’s classic performances were recorded by Walter Legge in a dry Swiss Radio studio in the last year of Lipatti’s short life, and with each LP incarnation they seem […]

July 2nd, 2011
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Chopin: Complete Nocturnes

Chopin: Complete Nocturnes Kathryn Stott Catalog Number: ALC 2014 Number of Discs: 2 CDs Released: March 8, 2011 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Kathryn Stott’s Chopin is very romantic, seldom understated, with a wide dynamic range… she can change from a raptly gentle manner to a passionate ardour, yet she touches the listener by […]

June 3rd, 2011
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Chopin: Favourite Nocturnes

Chopin: Favourite Nocturnes   Kathryn Stott Catalog Number: ALC 1119 Number of Discs: 1 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Kathryn Stott’s Chopin is very romantic, seldom understated, with a wide dynamic range… she can change from a raptly gentle manner to a passionate ardour, yet …she touches the listener by her very calmness.” — […]

June 2nd, 2011
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Chopin: Piano Concertos

Chopin: Piano Concertos Martino Tirimo Feodor Glushchenko Philharmonia Orchestra Catalogue Number: ALC 1096 Number of Discs: 1 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY ***”[Martino] Tirimo’s [recording of the Chopin piano concertos] ranks alongside Perahia and Zimerman… poetic feeling paramount. … [E]xquisite delicacy … spontanteity in every bar… musing reverie, scintillatingly alive… strong orchestral support and […]

June 2nd, 2011
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