Posts tagged as "claudio-arrau"

Liszt: Piano Concertos; Études de Concert

May 25, 2016

Eschewing the barn-storming bravura of some of his colleagues, Claudio Arrau brought an extra dimension – a spiritual, meditative one – to his performances of Liszt and these recordings of the Concertos unfold with unequalled grandeur. Equally compelling are his expansive readings of the three ‘Études de Concert’.

Grieg, Schumann: Piano Concertos

May 25, 2016

Spacious, generous performances of two of the most popular piano concertos in the repertory. These recordings have been unavailable for a very long time.

Beethoven: Triple Concerto; Choral Fantasy

April 29, 2016

A Beethoven extravaganza, coupling two of his works using the piano & other forces. The ‘Choral Fantasy’ receives one of its most powerful performances and the ‘Triple Concerto’ one of its most ennobling.