RELEASED TODAY, October 7: Víkingur Ólafsson records “From Afar” for Deutsche Grammophon.

Originally published on September 24 Whether played on a grand piano or an upright, this recital makes for diverting and instructive listening. Two CDs, twenty-two pieces on each one that are identical in title and ordering. It’s a programme of contrasts, which makes for satisfying continuous listening – of surprises, re-imaginings (arrangements) and trusted favourites, … Continue reading RELEASED TODAY, October 7: Víkingur Ólafsson records “From Afar” for Deutsche Grammophon.