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Ravel: Complete Solo Piano Works / Dedova


Release Date: 07/07/2017 
Label:  Centaur Records   Catalog #: 3581  
Composer:  Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Larissa Dedova
Number of Discs: 2 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Noted for her wonderful integral recording of the complete Debussy works for solo piano, Larissa Dedova now brings us an equally wonderful recording of the complete solo piano works of Maurice Ravel. For over 30 years Larissa Dedova has appeared in solo and chamber recitals in concert halls throughout the world at such venues as Carnegie, New York, Kennedy Center, Washington DC, Great Hall of St. Petersburg Philharmonic, St. Petersburg, Sumida Triphony Hall, Tokyo, Teatro Ghione, Rome, and many more. As a soloist, she has played with famous orchestras, including St. Petersburg Philharmonic, Dresden Philharmonic, Kiev Philharmonic, Orchestre de Chambre de Budapest, Moscow Philharmonic and Estonian State Symphony Orchestra, among many others. Read more The lyricism, romanticism, and virtuosity of Ms. Dedova’s performances have brought her love and affection of audience and critical acclaim. Commenting on Ms. Dedova’s performance of the D-minor Brahms Concerto with Fairfax Symphony, the Washington Post described it as “performance that went straight to the heart of the music.” Larissa Dedova holds both Masters and Doctor of Musical Arts Degrees in Piano Performance from the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory where she studied with Lev Oborin and Evgeny Malinin. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Miroirs by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Larissa Dedova (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1904-1905; France 
2.
Jeux d'eau by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Larissa Dedova (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901; France 
3.
Menuet antique by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Larissa Dedova (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1895; France 
4.
Menuet by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Larissa Dedova (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
5.
Gaspard de la nuit by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Larissa Dedova (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908; France 
6.
Sonatine for Piano by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Larissa Dedova (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903-1905; France 
7.
Pavane pour une infante défunte by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Larissa Dedova (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; France 
8.
Valses nobles et sentimentales by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Larissa Dedova (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; France 
9.
Sérénade grotesque by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Larissa Dedova (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1893; France 
10.
Menuet sur le nom d'Haydn by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Larissa Dedova (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1909; France 
11.
A la maničre de Borodine by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Larissa Dedova (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; France 
12.
A la maničre de Chabrier by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Larissa Dedova (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; France 
13.
Prélude for Piano in A minor by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Larissa Dedova (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; France 
14.
Le tombeau de Couperin by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Larissa Dedova (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1917; orch. 191; France 

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