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Includes many of the most virtuosic showpieces ever written. Nojima's first release in this country. RR's all-time bestseller!
Connoisseurs of great piano playing will love these classic reissues. Nojima Plays Liszt was named “Best Recording of the Month” by Stereo Review when it was released in 1988. It was described as “A stunning demonstration of technique put at the service of profoundly musical ends.” Minoru Nojima, is one of Japan’s most internationally respected pianists.
RECENT REVIEWS: "I can say only good things about the sound. It is impeccable, with a stable image, and all it takes to please the most demanding audiophile." --Lessard, Ultra High Fidelity
"These performances, on a Hamburg Steinway, earned Nojima raves from the musical intelligentsia: rare virtuosity, remarkable brio, and a wonderful expressivity. Thanks to Reference for having re-released it, this time in HDCD." --Lessard, Ultra High Fidelity
Albert Goldberg of the Los Angeles Times said, “The pianistic hurdles leaped with incredible fleetness and lightness, punctuated by volcanic outbursts of power and majesty. It was the sort of impossible thing rendered possible only by genius. Repeat: genius."
|1. Mephisto Waltz #1|
|2. La Campanella|
|3. Harmonies Du Soir|
|4. Feux Follets|
|5. Sonata In B Minor|