A True Poet
plays Prokofiev -
'... a majestic, lovely recording, full of colour and detail.'
This is an interesting pairing — a rather early concerto, from Prokofiev's early twenties, is paired with his last, written nearly two decades later. The insight in pianist Vadym Kholodenko's performances has previously impressed me — he is a true poet. I hadn't heard the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra before, but it is a fine ensemble and very ably conducted by Miguel Harth-Bedoya.
I was impressed right from the Andantino which begins Piano Concerto No 2 by the breadth Kholodenko brings to the work...
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