Hough on Hyperion – Chopin & Schumann.

That’s Stephen Hough, pianist, who has recorded all of Chopin’s Nocturnes, so many celebrated pieces, https://www.hyperion-records.co.uk/dc.asp?dc=D_CDA68351/2, and he has done so most beautifully, aided by top-class recorded sound and exemplary presentation. Hough’s readings are searching, sensitive and shapely, with an attractive freedom of expression, and, where dramatic contrasts are required, he doesn’t shirk them. These … Continue reading Hough on Hyperion – Chopin & Schumann.