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Mahan Esfahani - Time Present and Time Past / WFMT: New Release Of the Week

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"Time Present and Time Past" is an eclectic program fusing Baroque with Minimalism. Mahan Esfahani explores the relationship between two musical genres 300 years apart, emphasizing their similarities by playing all the pieces on period instruments. "This collection shows Esfahani at his vibrant and expressive best. Esfahani proves that his instrument doesn't exist merely for music of olden times." – The Daily Telegraph (London)

A Scarlatti: Variations on La Follia (6:27) & Górecki: Harpsichord Concerto, Op 40: II, Vivace (4:07) from Mahan Esfahani's Time Present and Time Past on Archiv / Universal Classics is a WFMT: Chicago New Release Of the Week. Mahan Esfahani, harpsichord & the Concerto Köln.