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Stanchinsky: Piano Works / Derzhavina

Stanchinsky / Derzhavina
Release Date: 03/03/2017 
Label:  Profil   Catalog #: 17003  
Composer:  Alexei Stanchinsky
Performer:  Ekaterina Derzhavina
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

I believe that Stanchinsky's time will come, the time of this mysterious man's music, which unites the childish, the naive, a great surge of tragic emotion, a fascination with folk art and folk life, the edginess and sophistication of the russian Silver Age, the opposites of simplicity and subtleness. As for his musical idiom, his search for the truth (I have not yet found myself") led him to counterpoint, one of the most sublime and purest forms of musical art: a 'Russian Bach'..." (Ekaterina Derzhavina) I believe that Stanchinsky's time will come, the time of this mysterious man's music, which unites the childish, the naive, a great surge of tragic emotion, a fascination with folk art and folk life, the edginess and sophistication of the russian Silver Age, the opposites of simplicity and subtleness. As for his musical idiom, his search for the truth (I have not yet found myself") led him to counterpoint, one of the most sublime and purest forms of musical art: a 'Russian Bach'..." (Ekaterina Derzhavina) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sketches (12) for Piano, Op. 1 by Alexei Stanchinsky
Performer:  Ekaterina Derzhavina (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1911; Russia 
2.
Preludes (5) for Piano by Alexei Stanchinsky
Performer:  Ekaterina Derzhavina (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1907-1912; Russia 
3.
Preludes (3) for Piano by Alexei Stanchinsky
Performer:  Ekaterina Derzhavina (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1907; Russia 
4.
Prelude in E-Flat Major in Lydian Mode by Alexei Stanchinsky
Performer:  Ekaterina Derzhavina (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
5.
Prelude in B Major in Mixolydian Mode by Alexei Stanchinsky
Performer:  Ekaterina Derzhavina (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
6.
Sonata for Piano no 1 in F major by Alexei Stanchinsky
Performer:  Ekaterina Derzhavina (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1911-1912; Russia 
7.
Lieder ohne Worte by Alexei Stanchinsky
Performer:  Ekaterina Derzhavina (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 

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