Notes & Reviews:
With her distinctive interpretations, pianist Ragna Schirmer enjoys an exceptional reputation far beyond the borders of Germany. She has won the highly regarded International Bach Competition in Leipzig twice - a unique achievement in the history of the prize. On this album of some of his finest piano works, Schirmer reveals the essence of Ravel's artistic compositions with delicate brilliance, bearing witness to his passionate sensibilities. This virtuoso recording is also a bold interpretation that demands the attention of the listener.