Homepage
Recording Philosophy
Label Philosophy
New Releases
Genuin News
Links
Team
Contakt
New Releases
Genuin Editions
Genuin CD Catalogue
Search Genuin CDs
GEN 15359 6.2.2015
18.90 €

Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)  
Octet in E-flat major, Op. 20
Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy  
Overture "The Hebrides" in B minor, Op. 26
Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy  
Sonata Movement in G minor
Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy  
Song Without Words in E-flat major, Op. 67, 1
   

Felix Mendelssohn


Works for Piano Duo


In stock, shipping in 1-2 days.


We offer free shipping worldwide!
Please read our General Terms and Conditions and Privacy Statement carefully.

Exciting perceptual shifts await the listener, presented here on the new Genuin CD by the Duo Lontano: Mendelssohn's Hebrides Overture, suspended in a reverie, and the youthful-bubbly String Octet, which the composer himself arranged for black and white keys and four hands. The colorful images become transformed into dramatic black-and-white pictures and the structures emerge differently and more contoured than in the original version – particularly in the way the sensitive and excellently matched pianists Babette Hierholzer and Jürgen Appell - the Duo Lontano – embrace the tender romanticism of the works. Highly fascinating insights into the composer’s workshop!

Music Web International
"The piano sound, recording, and pianists’ technical performance and ensemble are first-rate."
Review on Music Web International by Philip R Buttall, May 2015