Sorry for this delayed response to your recordings, Alfonso. I've listened to them the day before yesterday, but was distracted by the digital sound too much to concentrate myself to your interpretation of this set (Strange, since I play on a digital, too
Sometimes I too get really put off by how my recordings sound. But after checking them over, before the submission to AR, I very seldom happen to listen to them again.
And yesterday South Korea came to the last 16
Congratulations. Soccer leaves me quite cold. Yesterday I went hiking and then I had dinner in a pizzeria. You know, in the afternoon Italy had played a decisive match, but nobody in there would talk about the match.
Anyway, it seems that azzurro
are not the coolest colors in 2010 World Cup...
Today I listened to them again, this time with the score. And I must say it was pure enjoyment! I didn't know the set before, but your interpretation is so clear that I could completely emerge in this wonderful music. Everything in your playing seems perfect - perfect timing, perfect voicing, perfect intergration between the sections...
I'm just curious if your score has arpeggios in bar 48-50 on the RH chords. Mine doesn't. Anyway even that was appealing to me.
Thank you, HJ. As an afterthought, the second Intermezzo is the least successful of the four, in particular the outer sections, I'm not totally happy with the phrasing. I found it difficult to bring out well (but I dedicated comparatively less time to it than to the other ones).