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Var. 32 - Igor Levit - Igor Levit - Bach, Beethoven, Rzewski (CD)

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  1. Album Description. The pianist Igor Levit has shown an inclination toward big virtuoso repertory: Liszt, Bach, the late Beethoven sonatas. Nothing he has done, however, is comparable to this giant effort, comprising three ambitious and extremely difficult variation sets.
  2. Feb 12,  · — Igor Levit (@igorpianist) November 9, Artistically, Mr. Levit has never been one to retreat to his comfort zone, consistently game for unconventional approaches to the repertory.
  3. Details about Igor Levit - Bach, Beethoven, Rzewski [CD] Be the first to write a review. Igor Levit - Bach, Beethoven, Rzewski [CD] CD: Contributing Artists: Igor Piano Levit: Artist: Igor Piano Levit: Distributor: Sony Music Distribution Var. 32 - Fuga. Allegro, Poco adagio Diabelli Variations - 33 Variations on a Waltz by Anton Seller Rating: % positive.
  4. Piano Variations of Bach, Beethoven & Rzewski Igor Levit Classical [ ] I listened to Levit’s performances and was even more deeply thrilled. [ ] comes Rzewski’s majestic set, and Levit.
  5. Igor Levit’s late Beethoven sonatas (11/13) and Bach Partitas (10/14) on Sony Classical have already made bold declarations of his pianistic and artistic prowess. Now he confirms his appetite for the big entrance with three monuments to variation form, each rooted in its own century, yet all united by the harnessing of maximum variety.
  6. Feb 14,  · Igor Levit plays Bach's Chaconne in the arrangement for left hand by Brahms. Igor is a BBC Radio 3 new Generation Artist To explore the NGA YouTube performan.
  7. Levit won the newcomer of the Year at the BBC Music Magazine Awards in recognition of the recording; his third album (a triptych of variations by Bach, Beethoven and Rzewski) was Recording of the Year at the Gramophone Awards, and in he won the instrumental category of the Royal Philharmonic Society Awards.
  8. Following his landmark recordings, "Beethoven - The Late Piano Sonatas" and "Bach - Partitas", both of which has won him international acclaim, Igor Levit is now tackling another three major works: Bach's Goldberg Variations, Beethoven's Diabelli Variations, and Frederic Rzewski's Variations on "The People United Will Never Be Defeated"/5(47).