Schumann: Kinderszenen, Arabesque, Variations Abegg, Papillons, Novelettes

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COMPOSERS: Schumann
LABELS: Virgin
WORKS: Schumann: Kinderszenen, Arabesque, Variations Abegg, Papillons, Novelettes
PERFORMER: Jean-Bernard Pommier (piano)
CATALOGUE NO: 628 5252

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Pommier’s coolly objective approach is admirably suited to the Novelletten and the early Abegg Variations. However the Piano Quintet seems a little hard-driven and could have benefited from more repose in the slow movement. Erik Levi