Maki Namekawa performs Philip Glass Etude No 19 for Solo Piano.
Maki Namekawa interpreted the Etudes – partly pure finger exercises , partly refined melodic gems – expressive, technically brilliant and musically sensitive . -comment found on iTunes
Two decades in the making, his 20 exquisite etudes have recently been completed, standing as a record of one man s deeply personal relationship to his instrument and an embodiment of his evolving style.Orange Mountain Music is proud to announce the availability of The Complete Piano Etudes, a two-disc set covering both volumes of Glass piano etudes, 20 pieces in all. In addition to the first book – Etudes Nos.1-10 – recorded anew with virtuoso Maki Namekawa, this set contains the world premiere recording of the second book of etudes – Nos.11-20 – including the incredibly Romantic 20th Etudes. 125 minutes of music in total.
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