Chopin: The Four Ballades; Berceuse Op. 57; Barcarolle Op. 60; Scherzo No. 4, Op. 54 ()

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Chopin: The Four Ballades; Berceuse Op. 57; Barcarolle Op. 60; Scherzo No. 4, Op. 54 - Evgeny Kissin (piano)
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  1. Ballade for piano No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23, CT. 2
  2. Ballade for piano No. 2 in F major, Op. 38, CT. 3
  3. Ballade for piano No. 3 in A flat major, Op. 47, CT. 4
  4. Ballade for piano No. 4 in F minor, Op. 52, CT. 5
  5. Berceuse for piano in D flat major, Op. 57, CT. 7
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  1. Ballade for piano No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23, CT. 2
  2. Ballade for piano No. 2 in F major, Op. 38, CT. 3
  3. Ballade for piano No. 3 in A flat major, Op. 47, CT. 4
  4. Ballade for piano No. 4 in F minor, Op. 52, CT. 5
  5. Berceuse for piano in D flat major, Op. 57, CT. 7
  6. Barcarolle for piano in F sharp major, Op. 60, CT. 6
  7. Scherzo for piano No. 4 in E major, Op. 54, CT. 200
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Evgeny Kissin has been accused of being a bland interpreter in recent years. True, his Prokofiev First and Third (DG) was guilty of a rather smooth perfectionism, the kind of deft pianism you admire--while you're reading the paper. But at least his last two releases on RCA, this Chopin disc and a brilliant Schumann one earlier this year, are anything but bland. Here, Kissin plays Chopin with dynamics and accenting more than vaguely reminiscent of Horowitz at his best. He displays far better control, in fact, of forte ...

Chopin: The Four Ballades; Berceuse Op. 57; Barcarolle Op. 60; Scherzo No. 4, Op. 54 1999, RCA

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