Nicolas Namoradze records piano music by York Bowen for Hyperion.

Whether the tag of “the English Rachmaninov” helps or hinders the cause of London-born composer and pianist York Bowen (1884-1961; in the mid-1920s he made the first recording of Beethoven’s Fourth Piano Concerto) is a moot point. However, as superbly recorded here by the sympathetic and virtuosic Nicolas Namoradze, each of the twenty-four pieces selected … Continue reading Nicolas Namoradze records piano music by York Bowen for Hyperion.