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NICELY POINTED

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A piano recital by Robert Thompson,
heard by MIKE WHEELER

 

The last piano recital in the current Sunday morning series at Nottingham's Royal Concert Hall was given by Robert Thompson, a graduate of the Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester, who then studied with Peter Frankl.

After striking a fine balance between poise and turbulence in Mozart's Fantasia in C minor, K 475, he moved on to Schubert's first set of Impromptus, D 899. To regard these simply as miniatures is to misjudge them, and Thompson's performances were alive to the expressive range of each one...

Copyright © 30 March 2014 Mike Wheeler,
Derby UK

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WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART

FRANZ SCHUBERT

SERGEI RACHMANINOV

PIANO MUSIC

NOTTINGHAM ROYAL CONCERT HALL

NOTTINGHAM

UNITED KINGDOM

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