Recording the Repertoire in the 21st Century
26 August 2022
14:00 - 15:00 hrs (GMT+7)
After nearly 150 years of recordings of the standard repertoire, is our basic material exhausted? Is there anything new to say about, or any new ways to play, pieces that have been set down hundreds of times? Are we just producing pointless, and commercially unviable, "cover versions" of well-worn works? This presentation offers a historically-founded personally-inflected, approach to the problems of recording regular piano repertoire in the 21st century.