SCHUMANN: 1839 – Year of Piano (2CD) (Humoreske • 4 Nachtstücke etc)

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“Papastefanou performs throughout with virtuosic command and sensitivity”
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Robert SCHUMANN (1810–1856)
‘1839 Year of Piano ’

Alexandra Papastefanou piano

CD1
1–6. Humoreske in B flat major, Op. 20

7–10. 4 Nachtstücke, Op. 23

11. Arabeske in C major, Op. 18 (1838-39)

12. Blumenstück in D flat major, Op. 19

CD2
1–5. Faschingsschwank aus Wien, Op. 26 (1839-40)

6–8. 3 Romanzen, Op. 28

9–10. Bunte Blätter, Op. 99:
3 Stücklein (1838):
No. 1

No. 2
No. 3

Bunte Blätter, Op. 99:
11. No. 10, Praeludium

12. 4 Klavierstücke, Op. 32: No. 4. Fughette in G minor

13. Albumblätter, Op. 124: No. 19 in A major: Phantasiestück

Recording at the Dimitri Mitropoulos Hall, Megaron, Athens, 23 June and 28 July 2020
Produced by Alexandra Papastefanou
24bit, 44.1kHz hi-resolution recording and editing by Nikos Espialidis
Mastered by Nikos Espialidis and David Murphy (FHR)
Booklet notes by Jonathan Summers
2CD DigiFile

Press Quotes

A fascinating collection of lesser-performed works here, and Papastefanou performs throughout with virtuosic command and sensitivity to the constantly changing moods.  (Classical Notes)