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A Rare Breed

John McCabe plays
his own piano music -
reviewed by
ANTHONY DAVIE

'... an excellent and diverse range of pieces covering three decades ...'

John McCabe Piano Music. © 2015 Naxos Rights US Inc

John McCabe, who very sadly died earlier this year at the age of seventy-five, was one of the most important figures in our contemporary British music scene. He also belongs to the great lineage of our classical composer-pianists. His compositions are known and played worldwide and his skills as a virtuoso pianist are well known. His major piano works are some of the greatest contributions to the piano repertory written over the last five decades — Tenebrae and Haydn Variations stand as monuments in twentieth century piano literature...

Copyright © 5 October 2015 Anthony Davie,
London UK

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JOHN McCABE PIANO MUSIC

JOHN MCCABE

UNITED KINGDOM

NAXOS

PIANO MUSIC

20TH CENTURY

BRITISH MUSIC SOCIETY

LONDON

ENGLAND

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