Discuss pianists who do not have recordings at Piano Society.

Moderators: pianolady, techneut, robert

Posts: 113
Joined: Wed Jan 28, 2009 1:45 am
Location: Manteca, CA


Postby Lukecash » Fri Jun 12, 2009 3:57 pm

Here are some of his very best pieces. The first piece is by far less contemporary than he normally is, but nevertheless genius. The last one is the most uplifting and the second is just good fun. ... re=related ... re=related

Posts: 224
Joined: Fri Feb 06, 2009 8:33 am

Postby Horowitzian » Fri Jun 12, 2009 8:50 pm

Thanks! Great links. 8)

[edit] Post edited due to factual error concerning the YouTube user "scriabinwasmydad".
Last edited by Horowitzian on Fri Jul 10, 2009 1:34 am, edited 2 times in total.
Best regards,

Site Admin
Posts: 9925
Joined: Mon Jun 12, 2006 11:45 am
Location: Netherlands

Postby techneut » Sat Jun 13, 2009 8:17 am

That etude is the most beautiful Sorabji piece I have yet heard. The etudes have the benefit of not being overlong and are maybe his best work. I thought at first the Habanera was feasible for an amateur, but before long Sorabji let rip again... I wish I'd find a performance of 'In the Hothouse' which is one of the fwe Sorabji pieces that look (at least on paper) manageable. I've been toying with it but have no idea how it sounds...
Nothing is always absolutely so -- Sturgeon's law
Chris Breemer

Return to “Pianists”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot] and 2 guests