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Amplified Soul / Martinez


Release Date: 11/11/2016 
Label:  Delos   Catalog #: 3526   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenSergei RachmaninovMason BatesDan Visconti,   ... 
Performer:  Gabriela Martinez
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Brilliant young Venezuelan pianist Gabriela Martinez has been taking the classical world by storm ever since her student days at Julliard. She has won consistent acclaim at top domestic and international venues for her brilliant technique, aesthetic sensitivity, interpretive acumen, and emotional impact. Here, in her first recording for Delos, she offers a wide-ranging program of classics by Beethoven, Rachmaninoff, and Szymanowski. She also pays homage to acclaimed contemporary composers Mason Bates and Dan Visconti whose title selection, Amplified Soul, was written for her and is heard here in its world premiere recording. Piano fans who want to keep up with the brightest new talents in the field owe it to themselves to get to know this Read more phenomenal keyboard virtuoso. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Piano no 7 in D major, Op. 10 no 3 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Gabriela Martinez (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Moments musicaux (6), Op. 16: no 1, Andantino by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Gabriela Martinez (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Russia 
3.
White Lies for Lomax by Mason Bates
Performer:  Gabriela Martinez (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
4.
Amplified Soul by Dan Visconti
Performer:  Gabriela Martinez (Piano)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2015; United States 
5.
Variations for Piano in B flat minor, Op. 3 by Karol Szymanowski
Performer:  Gabriela Martinez (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903; Poland 

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