0 Ratings
Lutoslawksy - Paganini Variations
Seeded by twopianists on 16 Nov 2012
Author: TwoPianists
Nina Schumann & Luis Magalhães "The twopianists performance equals (and this is saying something) the famous version with Martha Argerich and Nelson Freire Rachmaninov: Suite No. 2, Op. 17; Ravel: La Valse; Lutoslawski: Paganini Variations. A classic performance." - Scott Morrison, 19 Aug 2010 "Recordings by artists on their own labels usually give a buyer pause, being akin to self-published books. In this case, however, there is nothing to be worried about; there is nothing about this recording that isn't recommendable. The choice of composers in the program is a little odd, but the piano duo of Nina Schumann and Luis Magalhães, theTwoPianists of the label's name, make it work in what is a technically superb and musically fantastic performance. The virtuosic skills of both Schumann and Magalhães is impressive, but the ability to completely energize the music and draw the listener in completely, in such a diverse selection of pieces, is all the more exciting. The arrangem