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Beethoven: 33 Variations / Walsh

Walsh, Diane
Release Date: 10/02/2007 
Label:  Cd Baby   Catalog #: 5637273094  
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Diane Walsh

Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"Her performances merged a profound comprehension of musical purposes with rare lyric fervor. And to each work, she brought not only a lovely tone and immaculate technique, but a deep sense of personal conviction."

- The Washington Post

"...plenty of Romantic sweep and arching lyricism...unflagging stamina and bravura."

- The New York Times

"Walsh is a performer of great honesty and integrity, a pianist with superb technique that never gets abused for vainglorious displays and which is consistently and effectively applied to the service of great and lesser music alike. . . . [Beethoven’s] Sonata in E major, Op. 109, one of the sublime
Read more masterpieces in all of music, got a performance worthy of its status - lyrical, contemplative, powerful and very moving."

- The Boston Globe
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Works on This Recording

1. Variations (33) for Piano on a Waltz by Diabelli in C major, Op. 120 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Diane Walsh (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1819-1823; Vienna, Austria 
2. Sonata for Piano no 24 in F sharp major, Op. 78 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Diane Walsh (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 

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