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Valentina Lisitsa - Nuances / WFMT Featured New Release

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Valentina Lisitsa, who has a formidable track record when it comes to mining the works of left-field composers, turns her attention to Alexander Scriabin with her new release, Nuances. While Scriabin was dramatically pushing at musical boundaries by the end of his short life, his early works are suffused with a fresh innocence – this selection from his lesser-known piano repertoire reflects the striking stylistic differences that characterised his all too brief career. Marking the 100th anniversary of the composer's death in 1915 at the age of 43, 

Scriabin: Impromptus, Op 14 (8:08) from Valentina Lisitsa: Nuances on Decca is a WFMT: Chicago Featured New Release