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Peter Donohoe - Scriabin: The Complete Piano Sonatas (2017)  Music

Posted by SERTiL at Feb. 9, 2017
Peter Donohoe - Scriabin: The Complete Piano Sonatas (2017)

Peter Donohoe - Scriabin: The Complete Piano Sonatas
Classical | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 140:14 min | 323 MB
Label: SOMM Recordings | Tracks: 19 | Rls.date: 2017

This month's SOMM release will no doubt be a special treat for the many fans of Peter Donohoe's recordings: a two-CD slimline set of Scriabin's Ten Piano Sonatas, ending with Vers la Flamme Op. 72, one of his last pieces for piano, written in 1914
Maurizio Pollini - Beethoven: The Late Piano Sonatas (1997/2016) [TR24][OF]

Maurizio Pollini - Beethoven: The Late Piano Sonatas
Classical | FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | 125:26 min | 2.16 GB | Digital booklet
Label: Deutsche Grammophon | Tracks: 16 | Rls.date: 1997/2016

Pollini's performances of Beethoven's last five piano sonatas have assumed almost legendary status, and this reissue at midprice in improved sound ought to win them many new friends. Sometimes considered a cold interpreter, Pollini here pays scrupulous attention to Beethoven's instructions, an attention that never gets in the way of sincere expression. There's a lot to be said for approaching this music with a maximum of clarity and simplicity, and a minimum of Romantic panting and heaving. In fact, Beethoven's instructions are so detailed, and the music itself is often so elaborately developed, that it's all most pianists can do to play it as he wrote it. Pollini does that, and much more. –David Hurwitz

Murray Perahia - Mozart: The Complete Piano Concertos (12CDs, 2006)  Music

Posted by Discograf_man at Feb. 3, 2017
Murray Perahia - Mozart: The Complete Piano Concertos (12CDs, 2006)

Murray Perahia - Mozart: The Complete Piano Concertos (12CDs, 2006)
Classical | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 1.60 GB
Label: Sony Music Classical | Release Year: 2006

Recorded over 13 years between 1975 and 1988, Murray Perahia's cycle of the complete piano concertos of Mozart, including the concert rondos and double concertos, remains perhaps the most enduring monument to his art. What is it about Perahia's art, some skeptics might ask, that is worth enduring? For one thing, as this 12-disc set amply demonstrates, there is his incredible tone. Clear as a bell, bright as the sky, and deep as the ocean, Perahia's tone is not only one of the wonders of the age, it's admirably suited to the pellucid loveliness of Mozart's music.
Frederic Chopin - Samson François - The 2 Piano Concertos, Rondo, op.73 (2016) {Erato rec 1966}

Frederic Chopin - Samson François - The 2 Piano Concertos, Rondo, op.73 (2016) {Erato rec 1966}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 382 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 186 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (png) -> 69 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 1965-66, 2016 Erato / Parlophone / Warner Music | 0825646829187
Classical / Romantic / Concerto / Piano

Samson François was a pianist of mercurial brilliance and mesmeric charisma, capable of extraordinary poetry. The sense of spontaneity in his playing could at times become wilful, even provocative, but he never ceases to exercise his fascination on the listener. Chopin’s music was of essential importance to him, and here he performs both the composer’s piano concertos.
Pietro Spada, Philharmonia Orchestra - Salieri: The 2 Piano Concertos (1996)

Pietro Spada, Philharmonia Orchestra - Salieri: The 2 Piano Concertos (1996)
EAC | FLAC (image+.cue, log) | Covers Included | 79:26 | 330 MB
Genre: Classical | Label: ASV | Catalog: 955

The two concertos are worth lisenting although not masterpices. The second in the disk is better. Spada's playing is delicate and precise although the tempi in both finales is rather slow. Not to be compared with those concertos by Mozart but good. The overture to "Les Horaces" is beautifully composed in a Gluckian style. Its final subject heard by the end is very inspired and heroic. The overture to "Semiramide" (presented as to either "La Secchia Rapita" or "Il Ricco di un Giorno" -I can not remember exactly- in other Salieri's CD) is less interesting and Spada's slow tempo reinforces the mediocrity of the piece.

The Danish Piano Trio - Danish Romantic Piano Trios (2015) [TR24][OF]  Vinyl & HR

Posted by SERTiL at Nov. 25, 2016
The Danish Piano Trio - Danish Romantic Piano Trios (2015) [TR24][OF]

The Danish Piano Trio - Danish Romantic Piano Trios
Classical | FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | 74:47 min | 1.25 GB | Digital booklet
Label: Dacapo Records | Tracks: 09 | Rls.date: 2015

This debut album of The Danish Piano Trio presents a fascinating string of Romantic trios. From the perfectly balanced world of Danish music's 'godfather' Niels W. Gade over the sensitive and dramatic turn-of-the-century art of P.E. Lange-Müller, the album concludes with the beautiful single-movement Mountain Flowers from 1908 by the hyper-Romantic prodigy Rued Langgaard.

Mark Levine, "The Jazz Piano Book"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at Nov. 21, 2016
Mark Levine, "The Jazz Piano Book"

Mark Levine, "The Jazz Piano Book"
Sher Music | 1989 | ISBN: 0961470151 | English | PDF | 306 pages | 14.8 MB

The most highly acclaimed jazz piano method ever published! Over 300 pages with complete chapters on Intervals and triads, The major modes and II-V-I, 3-note voicings, Sus. and phrygian Chords, Adding notes to 3-note voicings, Tritone substitution, Left-hand voicings, Altering notes in left-hand Stride and Bud Powell voicings, Block chords, Comping …

Protect Your Digital Life: The Online Security Guide  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Oct. 29, 2016
Protect Your Digital Life: The Online Security Guide

Protect Your Digital Life: The Online Security Guide by Joseph Khoury
English | 21 Oct. 2016 | ASIN: B01M4MLKEG | 61 Pages | PDF | 1.15 MB

This book is my contribution as a security professional to make the online experience of people more secure.
Piers Lane, Tasmanian SO, Howard Shelley - Williamson: The Complete Piano Concertos (2014) [24/96] REPOST

Piers Lane, Tasmanian SO, Howard Shelley - Williamson: The Complete Piano Concertos (2014)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 116:23 minutes | 1,97 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet

A real rarity from Hyperion's Anglo-Australian artistic collaboration: music by an Australian composer who was once at the heart of the English establishment. Malcolm Williamson was one of many Australian creative artists who relocated to Britain in the mid-twentieth century. This double-album set of the complete Piano Concertos is therefore an important document as well as a compendium of deeply appealing music. Williamson wrote with a generosity of emotion and melodic flair rare in the mid-twentieth century, in a forward-looking idiom. Piers Lane, the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra and Howard Shelley are the ideal performers of these unjustly neglected works.
Hammond - Reflections: The Solo Piano Works of Andrzej & Roxanna Panufnik (2014)

Hammond - Reflections: The Solo Piano Works of Andrzej & Roxanna Panufnik (2014)
EAC Rip | Flac (Tracks + cue + log) | 211 MB | 1 CD | Full Scans
Genre: Classical | Label: Bis | Catalog Number: 2003

Andrzej Panufnik once wrote ‘Music gets its eternal beauty from an ideal balance of emotion and intellect’. Although Panufnik is primarily known as a composer of symphonies and large-scale orchestral pieces, his three original works for solo piano perfectly illustrate this motto. They are all highly crafted, demonstrating the composer’s fascination with mirror forms and symmetrical patterns.