JOHN BELL YOUNG plays: SCRIABIN: SONATA No. 5, Opus. 53 Part 1
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Part 1. Here, John Bell Young examines Scriabin's handwritten manuscript of the Fifth Sonata, Op. 53 at the Scriabin Museum in Moscow, which was Scriabin's last home. He is also shown with Scriabin's daughter, Marina Scriabine, at Cap d'Ailes, France, 1983. John Bell Young's recording of the music of Scriabin, including this performaance of the Fifth Sonata, is available on his CD "Prisms", on the Americus Records label. To order, please visit http://www.americuscd.com/
"I was most impressed by John Bell Young's performance of Scriabin's 5th Sonata. He demonstrated great power, imagination and a rhythm full of life, all the elements indispensable for an interpreter of my father's music."
-Marina Scriabine, Paris 1983
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