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#2004799 - 12/27/12 05:08 AM Rachmaninoff Prelude in Bb Op23 No2
BachMach2 Offline
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Performance comparison times range from 3-4 minutes with Gilels, Richter and Berezovsky as benchmarks. This is a little slow (5 minutes). I don't make the central big left hand broken chord (even Berezovsky appears to "cheat" on that one) and there are several cosmetic errors, but all in all its a 'together' performance and I will present another faster version in the future.

I am currently finishing preparations on Liszt Mephisto Waltz 1 and the Racokzy March. They will be presented soon.


Rachmaninoff Prelude in B flat Op23 No2
Given enough time, I'll play anything. Given all time, I'll play everything.

#2004851 - 12/27/12 09:09 AM Re: Rachmaninoff Prelude in Bb Op23 No2 [Re: BachMach2]
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Titanic in scope! The piano's tonal beauty and the professional recording quality further enhance this magnificent performance.


#2004860 - 12/27/12 09:35 AM Re: Rachmaninoff Prelude in Bb Op23 No2 [Re: pianoloverus]
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Originally Posted By: pianoloverus
Titanic in scope!

And we all know what happened to the Titanic !! grin
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