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Silent Colors / Matthew Hill

Liszt / Debussy / Messiaen / Gershwin
Release Date: 02/14/2012 
Label:  Blue Griffin   Catalog #: 241   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz LisztClaude DebussyEarl WildOlivier Messiaen
Performer:  Matthew Hill
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Pianist Matthew Hill performs selection of works united by the idea expressed by Messiaen in his verbal preface to Regard du silence, where he describes the silences that reveal the mysteries of the infant Christ as “sounds and colors”. The CD includes pieces by Liszt, Debussy, Messiaen and Gershwin. Produced and engineered by Sergei Kvitko and recorded at Blue Griffin’s Studio The Ballroom. Pianist Matthew Hill performs selection of works united by the idea expressed by Messiaen in his verbal preface to Regard du silence, where he describes the silences that reveal the mysteries of the infant Christ as “sounds and colors”. The CD includes pieces by Liszt, Debussy, Messiaen and Gershwin. Produced and engineered by Sergei Kvitko and recorded at Blue Griffin’s Studio The Ballroom. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Années de pèlerinage no 3, S 163: no 4, Les jeux d'eaux à la Villa d'Este by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Matthew Hill (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867-1877; Rome, Italy 
2.
Images for Piano, Set 1 by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Matthew Hill (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905; France 
3.
Virtuoso Etudes (7) after Gershwin: no 4, Embraceable you by Earl Wild
Performer:  Matthew Hill (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950/1976; USA 
4.
Virtuoso Etudes (7) after Gershwin: no 3, Liza by Earl Wild
Performer:  Matthew Hill (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950/1976; USA 
5.
Virtuoso Etudes (7) after Gershwin: no 1, I got rhythm by Earl Wild
Performer:  Matthew Hill (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950/1976; USA 
6.
Vingt regards sur l'enfant Jésus: no 19, Je dors, mais mon coeur veille by Olivier Messiaen
Performer:  Matthew Hill (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; France 
7.
Vingt regards sur l'enfant Jésus: no 17, Regard du silence by Olivier Messiaen
Performer:  Matthew Hill (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; France 
8.
Vingt regards sur l'enfant Jésus: no 11, Première communion de la Vierge by Olivier Messiaen
Performer:  Matthew Hill (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; France 

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