- Performer:Benjamin Hochman
- Title:Homage to Schubert
- Date of release:November 11, 2013
- Recording date:June 23, 2012 - June 24, 2012
- Recording location:American Academy of Arts and Letters, NYC
- Size FLAC version1541 megabytes
- Size MP3 version1133 megabytes
- Size WMA version1137 megabytes
- Formats:WMA MP2 AC3 APE AHX DMF
Album · 2013 · 14 Songs. Homage to Schubert Benjamin Hochman. Idyll and Abyss, Six Schubert Reminiscences: I. Irreal, von fern.
Download Homage to Schubert by Benjamin Hochman in high-resolution audio at ProStudioMasters. On his debut solo album released in 2013, award-winning Israeli-American pianist Benjamin Hochman combines two contrasting Schubert sonatas with a pair of modern day tributes to the composer, featuring György Kurtág's title work. Hochman also presents the world premiere of Jörg Widmann’s Six Schubert Reminiscences, which conjures a wide range of complex, volatile and mercurial emotions worthy of its namesake. 4. kHz, 24-bit PCM – AVIE Records Studio Masters.
Pianist Benjamin Hochman follows his critically acclaimed AVIE debut Homage to Schubert - which paired two sonatas by the 19th century master with modern day tributes by Kurtág and Widmann - with a like-minded program centred on the age-old musical form of variations. At the heart of the album is Handel Variations by Brahms, a grand master of the art form. The four shorter Piano Variations on this recording are by major composers of the late 20th and early 21st century: Oliver Knussen, Luciano Berio, George Benjamin and Peter Lieberson.
Benjamin Hochman songs download, free online mp3 listen. Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel, Op. 24: No. 4 Variation III. album: Variations. 5 Variation IV. 6 Variation V. 15 Variation XIV. 23 Variation XXII, Alla musette. Six Schubert Reminiscences "Idyll and Abyss": I. album: Homage to Schubert. 8 Variation VII.
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Solo: Benjamin Hochman - (piano). Piano Sonata in A D664. AVIE welcomes to the label Israeli-American pianist Benjamin Hochman with Homage to Schubert, pairing two contrasting Schubert Sonatas – the delicate and somewhat modest D664 in A major, and the brilliant and bold D850 in D major – with modern-day tributes to the composer by György Kurtág, whose work lends its name to the recording’s title, and the world-premiere. recording of Jörg Widmann’s Idyll and Abyss: Six Schubert Reminiscences, which conjures a wide range of complex, volatile and mercurial emotions worthy of their namesake.
Pianist Benjamin Hochman’s eloquent and virtuosic performances blend artistic bravura with poetic interpretation exciting audiences and critics alike. He performs in major cities around the world as a respected orchestral soloist, recitalist and chamber musician, working with a celebrated array of renowned conductors and colleagues. In 2013 Avie Records released Mr. Hochman’s second solo album entitled Homage to Schubert featuring Schubert’s Sonata in A, D. 664, and Sonata in D, D. 850, alongside contemporary tributes to Schubert: Jörg Widmann’s Idyll und Abgrund: Six Schubert Reminiscences and Kurtág’s Homage to Schubert. This recording serves as an expression of Mr. Hochman’s deeply-felt passion and respect for Schubert’s subtle, intimate and mesmerizing music, which he says reveals a striking dichotomy between lyricism and drama.
CreditsGeorgina Curtis - Design
Jürgen Frank - Cover Photo, Photography
Noémie Gatzler - Liner Note Translation
Benjamin Hochman - Liner Notes, Piano, Primary Artist
György Kurtág - Composer
Dennis Patterson - Mastering, Recording
Leandra Rhoese - Liner Note Translation
Franz Schubert - Composer
Eric Wen - Producer
Jörg Widmann - Composer
|Piano Sonata in A, D 664|
|1||1. Allegro moderato Franz Schubert||Benjamin Hochman||7:31|
|2||2. Andante Franz Schubert||Benjamin Hochman||4:48|
|3||3. Allegro Franz Schubert||Benjamin Hochman||7:59|
|4||Hommage à Schubert György Kurtág||Benjamin Hochman||1:03|
|Idyll und Abgrund|
|5||1. Irreal, von fern Jörg Widmann||Benjamin Hochman||2:08|
|6||2. Allegretto, un poco agitato Jörg Widmann||Benjamin Hochman||3:16|
|7||3. Wie eine Spieluhr Jörg Widmann||Benjamin Hochman||1:32|
|8||4. Scherzando Jörg Widmann||Benjamin Hochman||1:37|
|9||5. Quarter note = 50 Jörg Widmann||Benjamin Hochman||1:10|
|10||6. Traurig, desolat Jörg Widmann||Benjamin Hochman||2:21|
|Piano Sonata in D, D 850|
|11||1. Allegro vivace Franz Schubert||Benjamin Hochman||9:00|
|12||2. Con moto Franz Schubert||Benjamin Hochman||11:37|
|13||3. Scherzo: Allegro vivace Franz Schubert||Benjamin Hochman||9:03|
|14||4. Rondo: Allegro moderato Franz Schubert||Benjamin Hochman||8:44|