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The Romantic Piano Concerto Vol 2 - Medtner / Demidenko


Release Date: 03/04/1993 
Label:  Hyperion   Catalog #: 66580   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Nikolai Medtner
Performer:  Nikolai Demidenko
Conductor:  Jerzy Maksymiuk
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

'Performances as searingly intense as they are ardently lyrical. Truly extraordinary fire and brilliance' (Gramophone) 'Truly coruscating and poetic playing' (The Good CD Guide) 'A triumph' (CDReview) 'Dazzling virtuosity' (Classic CD) 'Waste no time in acquiring this magnificent disc' (Piano International) 'Performances as searingly intense as they are ardently lyrical. Truly extraordinary fire and brilliance' (Gramophone) 'Truly coruscating and poetic playing' (The Good CD Guide) 'A triumph' (CDReview) 'Dazzling virtuosity' (Classic CD) 'Waste no time in acquiring this magnificent disc' (Piano International) Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 50 by Nikolai Medtner
Performer:  Nikolai Demidenko (Piano)
Conductor:  Jerzy Maksymiuk
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920-1927; France 
2. Concerto for Piano no 3 in E minor, Op. 60 by Nikolai Medtner
Performer:  Nikolai Demidenko (Piano)
Conductor:  Jerzy Maksymiuk
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: circa 1940-1943; France 

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