Diabelli Variations

August 2012

'Beethoven's Diabelli Variations have never been heard like this' Paul Riley

Diabelli Variations, Op. 120; plus variations by Czerny, Hummel, Kalkbrenner, Kerzkowsky, Kreutzer, Moscheles, Liszt, Pixis, FXW Mozart, Schubert

Andreas Staier (fortepiano)

Harmonia Mundi HMC 902091 67:30 mins

Audio clip: from Variation III, L'istesso tempo

For a full review, pick up a copy of the August issue of BBC Music Magazine