Piano Duos II: Schumann, Debussy, Bartók - Daniel Barenboim (piano); Lev Loftus (percussion); Martha Argerich (piano); Pedro Manuel Torrejón González (percussion)
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  1. Etudes (6) in Canon Form for pedal piano, Op. 56
  2. En blanc et noir, for 2 pianos, L. 142 (134)
  3. Sonata for 2 pianos & 2 percussion, Sz. 110, BB 15
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The connections between Martha Argerich and Daniel Barenboim run deeper than the fact that they are both Argentines; Argerich studied with Vincenzo Scaramuzza, who also taught Barenboim's father, and the pianists both have Russian-Jewish-Argentine ancestry. They have the kind of instinctive understanding, coming from shared experiences, that makes for successful duo piano work, and that sets this live recording apart from the majority of superstar pairings. An additional bonus is what the booklet notes claim as "an ...

Piano Duos II: Schumann, Debussy, Bartók 2016, Deutsche Grammophon

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