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Piano Dance: A 20th-Century Portrait

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For sheer entertainment value, it's hard to find a classical CD that will beat this one. Gloria Cheng has chosen an astonishing variety of 20th-century piano music with nothing in common except brevity and dance origins. The disc is full of familiar pieces (Debussy, Scriabin, Ravel, Prokofiev) and entertaining novelties (Albright, Martinu, Poulenc, Ginastera). Donald R. Davis's exercise in creative plagiarism, "Illicit Felicity," rates a special mention for its ingenuity. But really, unless you're allergic to Philip Glass, there isn't a loser on the entire program. Cheng plays brilliantly, with appropriate special emphasis on the dance rhythms of the music, and Telarc's sound engineering is typically realistic. It ain't profound, but this is still a marvelous program. --Leslie Gerber

Track Listings

Disc: 1

  1. Red Ribbon Dance
  2. Sleepwalker's Shuffle
  3. Golliwog's Cakewalk
  4. Like A Tarantelle
  5. Shimmy
  6. Polka
  7. Hungarian Rock
  8. Rumanian Dance
  9. Tango
  10. Hesitation-Tango
  11. A Tortoise's Tango
  12. Waltz
  13. Mazurka
  14. Valse-Improvisation Sur Le Nom De Bach
  15. Waltz IV
  16. Percussion Dance
  17. Modern Love Waltz
  18. Lilt of the Reel
  19. Rigaudon
  20. Cancion Y Danza
  21. Danzas Criollas
  22. Illicit Felicity
  23. Conga


Product details

  • Audio CD (July 9, 2006)
  • SPARS Code: DDD
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Format: Import
  • Label: Telarc
  • ASIN: B00004UEKB
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #487,967 in CDs & Vinyl (See Top 100 in CDs & Vinyl)
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