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An Outstanding Disc

Three Mozart
piano concertos -
heard by
ROBERT ANDERSON

'... a magnificent outpouring of melody.'

Mozart Piano Concertos K365, K449 and K488. © 2008 Music and Arts Programs of America Inc

This is an outstanding disc. The prime responsibility is of course Mozart's. He never produced a finer corpus of music than that of his piano concertos, which enshrine not only the virtues of his own superb pianism but seem also to have filtered the essential emotions of his main operatic characters. The three Godowsky cadenzas are something of an oddity, sounding as post-Beethoven and post-Brahms as indeed they are...

Copyright © 21 July 2012 Robert Anderson,
London UK

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MOZART: PIANO CONCERTOS K365, K449 AND K488

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Jenna Orkin: Writer Wannabe Seeks Brush With Death - From the heights of greatness (the Juilliard School; musicians Rosalyn Tureck and Nadia Boulanger) via way-ward paths to the depths of wickedness these reminiscences will entertain and enlighten.