1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2011-03-29Works: Charles Wuorinen: Scherzo for piano; Quartet for Strings no 1; Viola Variations; Piano Quintet no 2
Performers: Macomber, Curtis; Martin, Lois; Mills, Jesse [Violin]; Serkin, Peter [Piano]; Sherry, Fred [Cello]
Charles Wuorinen's staggeringly prolific output has been remarkably consistent yet tremendously varied. This disc presents the first commercial recordings of three recent pieces, along with...continue...
1 CD / Koch International / 2000-03-28Works: Anton Webern: Variations for piano, Op. 27; Stefan Wolpe: Toccata in Three Parts for Piano, C. 95; Olivier Messiaen: Cantéyodjayâ, for piano, I/30; Toru Takemitsu: Rain-Tree Sketch, for pia...
Performers: Serkin, Peter [Piano]
"...No one plays this kind of repertoire with more understanding, sensitivity, and devotion than Serkin; indeed, too few pianists of his skill and stature bother...continue...