Norman Lebrecht on shifting sound worlds
Need I say more? Read the review here on sinfinimusic.com.
Photos © Marek Dusza, Narodowy Instytut Fryderyka Chopina
Norman, if there is “nothing like it on record” how come you only gave it four stars? What would have persuaded you to round it up to 5?
Uniqueness of its own, Louise, does not denote perfection. For 5* you need a burst of the numinous.
Please define numinous
Why do women always have to be described in terms of their procreative relationships? I could be wrong, but I am fairly sure that the old men who conduct and play the piano don’t get described as “grandads”………
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