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The New Concept: Scores for All Stages of Learning

On the recent Music Education Expo in London, Piano Street presented a new concept for sheet music publication. Depending on your own level of experience and where you are in the learning process of a particular piece, you may need fingering, pedal markings, practice and performance tips, or perhaps the right opposite - a clean Urtext score. Read more >>

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Question: Which recording do you like more (Audio Quality , Musical Interpretation etc) ?
Zimerman - Karajan - Berliner Philharmoniker - 10 (66.7%)
Perahia - Abbado - Berliner Philharmoniker - 4 (26.7%)
Both - 1 (6.7%)
Total Voters: 15

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Author Topic: Schumann´s Piano Concerto (Zimerman or Perahia)  (Read 1659 times)
presto agitato
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« on: September 20, 2006, 07:13:31 AM »

This is a  hard one beacause both recordings are super IMO.

What do you think?
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« Reply #1 on: September 20, 2006, 10:44:26 AM »

I'd prefer Zimerman and Karajan because there is Zimerman and karajan.

I think the former brings out more of Schumann's essence, than the latter, which shows more personal interpretation.
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« Reply #2 on: September 21, 2006, 12:19:00 AM »

Nither one nor the other. Rudolf Serkin.
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Bach Project Takes Off from the Street: "Recording the 48"

Each of the two volumes of Bach’s Well-tempered Clavier contains one prelude and one fugue in every major and minor key. Often called “the 48”, or the “Old Testament” of piano music, it is perhaps the most important keyboard work of all time. The first stage of a new recording of the complete set by pianist Martin Sturfält is now available from Piano Street for listening and downloading; seven of the Preludes & Fugues from Book 1 as well as two from Book 2. Whatever you are doing at the moment, take a three minute break and refresh your mind with the free sample we offer of the Prelude and Fugue in E-flat from Book 2. Read more >>

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« Reply #3 on: September 21, 2006, 12:25:41 AM »

i hate this concerto, but if i had to choose a favorite performer, i would choose zimerman.
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« Reply #4 on: September 21, 2006, 12:40:24 AM »

I love this concerto, and I choose Zimerman
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« Reply #5 on: September 22, 2006, 11:20:00 AM »

how is it possible to like both more?

frankly I wouldn't listen to either of these recordings. For me there is only one Schumann concerto and that is Fiorentino's version.
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« Reply #6 on: September 22, 2006, 10:29:28 PM »

how is it possible to like both more?

Yep, the poll is internally inconsistent.
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The New Concept: Scores for All Stages of Learning

On the recent Music Education Expo in London, Piano Street presented a new concept for sheet music publication. Depending on your own level of experience and where you are in the learning process of a particular piece, you may need fingering, pedal markings, practice and performance tips, or perhaps the right opposite - a clean Urtext score. Read more >>

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« Reply #7 on: September 23, 2006, 02:33:28 AM »

Not a fan of this concerto. 

Dinu Lippati is good. 
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