Compositions: Sonatas and Impromptus
Performers: Sir András Schiff
Catalogue Number: ECM 4817252 (2CD)
András Schiff’s purchase of a fortepiano in 2010 transformed a long-held fascination with the instrument into a full-blown love affair. One that has blossomed into admired recordings of Beethoven and Schubert, to whose late piano sonatas he returns on disc after a four-year interval with a masterly feel for both instrument and music.