Classical and Jazz Influences in the Music of Nikolai Kapustin: Piano Sonata No. Being himself a virtuoso pianist, Kapustin has written a large repertoire for. Some people seem to click instantly with the light-hearted jazz-classical fusion of Ukrainian Nikolai Kapustin. For me, I confess, it took a little while to appreciate. Kapustin’s first attempts at composition began with a piano sonata at the age of During his studies at the Moscow Conservatory Kapustin composed and.
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Sonata No 2, Op kapistin composer. Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. It is best to leave the listener to discover the many surprises contained in this exuberant work—as well as the various apparent influences—though a couple of features are worth pointing out.
The last two movements are both fast and this creates a problem of balance: So do Hyperion’s gorgeous sonics. Sonata for Piano No 7. Welcome to Hyperion Records, an independent British classical label devoted to presenting high-quality recordings of music of all styles and from all periods from the twelfth century to the twenty-first. He always insists on composing at the piano, in order to avoid coming up with figurations which would not fit the hand well.
There is, however, nothing at all traditional about the piano writing itself, which teems with interesting and innovative twists and turns, both stylistically and pianistically. Sonata No 1 ‘Sonata-Fantasia’, Op 39 composer. In particular, the first three movements are played without a break, giving the impression of a constant stream of thought, a long-term structural approach that has numerous classical precedents including Beethoven, Liszt and Rachmaninov.
There is a central section with more than a hint of rock music to it, before a return to the initial mood. Sonata for Piano No 1, Sonata-Fantasia.
The chromaticism of the harmonic language here draws heavily on jazz, but the absence of a clear tonality means the listener is never quite able to settle. Dasselbe kann man in jedem Fall auch bei Kapustin an jeder Stelle seines Klavierwerkes sagen.
Welcome to Hyperion Records, an independent British classical label devoted to presenting high-quality recordings of music of all styles and from all periods from the twelfth century to the twenty-first. Here one feels that perhaps Kapustin has been unable to repress his evident relish, as a performer, of the sheer physical aspect of playing. Don’t show me this message again.
This melody was prefigured in the opening, and but for a certain rhythmic complexity it could almost be a Broadway show tune. Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin.
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KAPUSTIN Piano Sonatas Nos 1 & 7 |
If you are a library, university or other organisation that would be interested in an institutional subscription to Gramophone please click here for further information. The site is also available in several languages. Le dernier mouvement, lui, a une trame rythmique unique: Written in the bright, sanguine key of E major, it is cast in a traditional four-movement mould. Front illustration by Julie Doucet b? Hyperion offers both CDs, and downloads in a number of formats.
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The actual tonality of A minor incidentally has kapushin presaged by the central section of the second movement and even by the emphasis on A at the very start of the work. Outstanding performances by Steven Osborne. Don’t show me this message again. Skip to main content. Indeed, it is no exaggeration to say that no other pianist could approach Hamelin in such music.
Please use the dropdown buttons to set your preferred options, or use the checkbox to accept the defaults. And when Latin American rhythms are thrown into the mix, it still sounds like little more than a throwback to Ginastera. Hyperion offers both CDs, and downloads in a number of formats.
Please use the dropdown buttons to set your preferred options, or use the checkbox to accept the defaults. Incidentally, this movement is usually thought to have been inspired by the pianism of Art Tatum, but this is because it is often performed too quickly.
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Other recordings available for download. Geschrieben in der strahlenden und optimistischen Tonart E-Dur, ist sie in traditioneller Form komponiert.
A worthwhile jazz-classical fusion!