The "Touches" album has been released by Croatia recordings and brings 20th century piano masterpieces: Leonard Bernstein's Touches, György Ligeti's Musica ricercata
and Igor Stravinsky's Three movements from the Firebird Suite (transcribed by Guido Agosti).
Domenico Scarlatti’s magnificent sonatas were composed for the Infanta, who became Queen of Spain in 1746. Among 22 sonatas on this disc, 13 of them are recently discovered masterpieces from various Italian, Spanish and Portuguese archives. Some of them are presented here for Naxos label on a first modern piano recording ever.
The idea behind the "Tower Etudes" was to make a certain modern “Gradus ad Parnassum”, where the mythological Parnassus is replaced by different peaks – high buildings. The buildings that served as an inspiration are the mythical tower of Babel, followed by contemporary buildings such as Eiffel Tower in Paris, Empire State Building in New York, Oriental Pearl Tower in Shanghai and Burj Khalifa in Dubai.
Discographic debut on the valuable newly restored historical organ on the Dalmatian island of Vis. With the exception of one piece by Bach, the repertoire consists of composers from Mediterranean countries, Cabezon, Cabanilles, Storace, anonymous Croatian author from Klanjec, Bellini, Duboius and Messiaen, spanning five hundred years and includes Bruno's two original improvisations.
This album has been released by PlayClassics label and brings the complete recording of Sergei Rachmaninoff's Etudes-tableaux, opus 33 and 39. It has been recorded in Truthful Recording Technology and is available to listen and to download it in several digital formats.
D&B Duo's album on Vox Primus label brings theatre-inspired piano duo music. The theatricality of the combination of 2 pianos or a piano four-hands, with all of its expressive capabilities, color palette and virtuosic effects, served as the perfect medium to express the magical world of stories, feelings, destiny and everything else the fascinating world of theatre hides.
This album with Croatian music for Vox Primus label brings rarely played and recorded sonatas for violin and piano by 20th century composers Bruno Bjelinski and Stjepan Šulek. Bruno joins here a violinist Goran Končar who also delivers a performance of Ivo Malec's Ottava alta with Croatian Radiotelevision Symphony Orchestra.
One of the most often asked questions in music is: did interpreters influence the creative processes of music creation, how did they do it, and how were composers encouraged to explore the interpretational capabilities of their muses. This CD brings the Sonata for violin and piano by. D. Shostakovich, Suite for violin and piano by B. Papandopulo and Dear Story by B. Kunc.