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CHAN 10603 - Schumann/ Chopin: Piano Concertos
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Available From: 01 June 2010
Schumann/ Chopin: Piano Concertos

The popular coupling of Schumann’s Piano Concerto in A minor and Chopin’s Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op. 21, featuring Louis Lortie as the soloist, is here re-issued on Chandos Classics.


On the original release, CD Review wrote of the performance of Schumann’s Concerto: ‘…his playing is thrillingly imaginative and I cannot recall ever having heard the Finale sound so physically exciting as it does here.’ About the performance of Chopin’s F minor Concerto, the reviewer noted: ‘Lortie produces a scintillating reading which resounds in the mind long after the music has ceased.’


The Philharmonia Orchestra is conducted by Neeme Järvi.
 

Reviews

                *****
Luca Segalla

Musica - October 2010

                          Performance ****      Recording *****
“A very rewarding listen, with beautiful touch from Louis Lortie.”
                                                                
Jessica Duchen

BBC Music Magazine - October 2010

"...Louis lortie captures the full measure of the Schumann Piano Concerto..." "All in all, this is a fine Schumann Concerto performance..." "The Chopin 2nd... also draws a fine performance from Lortie and Jarvi." "The sound in both concertos is excellent. Recommended."
Robert Cummings

classical.net - July 2010

 

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