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Label:
  Triton - http://www.octavia.co.jp/
Serial:
  OVCT-00058
Title:
  Chopin: Ballades - Edelmann
Description:
  Chopin: 4 Ballades, Barcarolle, Fantaisie, Polonaise-fantaisie

Sergei Edelmann (piano)
Track listing:
 
Genre:
  Classical - Instrumental
Content:
  Stereo
Media:
  Hybrid
Recording type:
  DSD
Recording info:
 

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Review by Fugue January 2, 2011 (1 of 1 found this review helpful)
Performance:   Sonics:
In most respects, this is a wonderful recording. Sergei has ample technique to effortlessly play these pieces. He never over-pedals, and as a result inner details are crystal clear. Quiet passages are beautifully poetic, and the dramatic passages are stormy without sounding like a jackhammer.

My main complaint is the stereo-only sound. This puzzles me since his recent Bach recital is multi-channel. Anyway, the sound is rather close and dry but very clear, if a little glassy in the fortissimo passages.

If you are not put off by the lack of m-ch, then this disc is easily recommendable.

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Works: 7  

Frederic Chopin - Ballade No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23
Frederic Chopin - Ballade No. 2 in A minor, Op. 38
Frederic Chopin - Ballade No. 3 in A flat major, Op. 47
Frederic Chopin - Ballade No. 4 in F minor, Op. 52
Frederic Chopin - Barcarolle in F sharp major, Op. 60
Frederic Chopin - Fantaisie in F minor, Op. 49
Frederic Chopin - Polonaise-Fantaisie in A flat major, Op. 61