Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 2 million posts about pianos, digital pianos, and all types of keyboard instruments
Join the World's Largest Community of Piano Lovers (it's free)
It's Fun to Play the Piano ... Please Pass It On!

Gifts and supplies for the musician

SEARCH
the Forums & Piano World

Trying Something New with Search
(ad) Pianoteq
(ad) Pearl River
Pearl River Pianos
(ad) P B Guide
Acoustic & Digital Piano Guide
(ad) Lindeblad Piano
Lindeblad Piano Restoration
Who's Online
122 registered (accordeur, 3times2, Anne Francis, Akino, angga888, AndrewJCW, 33 invisible), 1203 Guests and 8 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
(ad) Estonia Piano
Estonia Pianos
Quick Links to Useful Piano & Music Resources
Our Classified Ads
Find Piano Professionals-

*Piano Dealers - Piano Stores
*Piano Tuners
*Piano Teachers
*Piano Movers
*Piano Restorations
*Piano Manufacturers
*Organs

Quick Links:
*Advertise On Piano World
*Free Piano Newsletter
*Online Piano Recitals
*Piano Recitals Index
*Piano & Music Accessories
*Live Piano Venues
*Music School Listings
* Buying a Piano
*Buying A Acoustic Piano
*Buying a Digital Piano
*Pianos for Sale
*Sell Your Piano
*How Old is My Piano?
*Piano Books
*Piano Art, Pictures, & Posters
*Directory/Site Map
*Contest
*Links
*Virtual Piano
*Music Word Search
*Piano Screen Saver
*Piano Videos
*Virtual Piano Chords
Sheet Music
(PW is an affiliate)
Sheet Music Plus Featured Sale
Topic Options
#1957544 - 09/11/12 05:20 PM Bartok - Etude op. 18 nr 3 (new)
fnork Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 10/01/04
Posts: 1973
Loc: Helsinki, Finland

Top
#1961438 - 09/20/12 07:50 AM Re: Bartok - Etude op. 18 nr 3 (new) [Re: fnork]
wr Offline
8000 Post Club Member

Registered: 11/23/07
Posts: 8394
Very impressive playing.

These comments are about minor stuff - the first two measures could be much slower, I think. And there could be more contrast between the big climax at the poco allargando and the following resumption of the music at a piano marking - there's some drama there that seemed to be missing.

Top
#1961795 - 09/20/12 08:56 PM Re: Bartok - Etude op. 18 nr 3 (new) [Re: fnork]
Tim Adrianson Online   content
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 08/07/10
Posts: 1256
fnork, the thing I liked best about this performance was the humor and joy you brought to the interpretation. I've always been rather bothered by what I consider overly severe and percussive presentations of his music -- which, I have to admit, he himself projected. Much like Beethoven, there's a lot of outright humor in some of the music, and that should be properly savored when it is present. Really nice performance, and thanks for sharing!

Top

Moderator:  Kreisler 
Shop our Store for Music Lovers!
PianoSupplies.com is Piano World's Online Store
Please visit our store today.
Composer Statuettes
(ad) Teaching Music To Children
Teaching Music to Children
(ad) Yamaha Stage Pianos
Yamaha CP4 & CP40 Stage Pianos
(ads) PD - WNG - MH
Mason & Hamlin Piano Factory Tours
(ad 125) Sweetwater - Digital Keyboards & Other Gear
Digital Pianos at Sweetwater
(125ad) Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
New Topics - Multiple Forums
Split-Treble Upright actions
by Adam Schaaf 58265
07/29/15 08:50 PM
Beginner needs some buying advice for a digital piano
by Some Pianist
07/29/15 06:51 PM
Damper problem question-Boston Upright UP-118S
by mivaldes
07/29/15 06:02 PM
Shopping for used piano
by dutton
07/29/15 05:31 PM
Kawai ES-100 or Casio Privia PX-150?
by som
07/29/15 03:47 PM
What's Hot!!
New Forum for Selling Your Products or Services
--------------------
Historic Piano Documents
--------------------
Posting Pictures on the Forums
-------------------
Forums Rules & Help
-------------------
ADVERTISE
on Piano World

The world's most popular piano web site.
-------------------
PIANO BOOKS
Forum Stats
80,191 Registered Members
44 Forums
165,840 Topics
2,431,063 Posts

Most users ever online: 15,252 @ 03/21/10 11:39 PM

Visit our online store for gifts for music lovers

 
Help keep the forums up and running with a donation, any amount is appreciated!
Or by becoming a Subscribing member! Thank-you.
Donate   Subscribe
 
Our Piano Related Classified Ads
|
Dealers | Tuners | Lessons | Movers | Restorations | Pianos For Sale | Sell Your Piano |

Advertise on Piano World
| Subscribe | Piano World | PianoSupplies.com | Advertise on Piano World | Donate | Link to Us | Classifieds |
| |Contact | Privacy | Legal | About Us | Site Map | Free Newsletter | Press Room |


copyright 1997 - 2015 Piano World ® all rights reserved
No part of this site may be reproduced without prior written permission