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White Hot Stamper sound on side two of this solo piano recording. It’s big, rich and above all REAL sounding, with natural studio space. The legendary soloist Leonard Pennario is presented here at the height of his powers. Superb choice of material, from Clair De Lune to Liebestraum to the Hungarian Rhapsody No . 2.
On the rare Stereo pressing of course — we want to hear all that studio space reproduced, just as your two ears would have heard it (more or less).
Graded Super Hot for the huge, solid-sounding piano, played with such verve and skill. The musical power on this side is stupendous.
Even better! No smear, with incredible clarity, and no sacrifice in weight or richness.
Chopin – Polonaise In A Flat
Debussy – Clair De Lune
Strauss – On The Beautiful Blue Danube
Rachmaninoff – Prelude In C Sharp Minor
Rachmaninoff – Prelude in G Minor
Liszt – Liebestraum No. 3
Liszt – Hungarian Rhapsody No . 2