Music Review: Andrei Gavrilov Perform...

Music Review: Andrei Gavrilov Performs Chopin's A

There are 2 comments on the Blogcritics story from Dec 12, 2007, titled Music Review: Andrei Gavrilov Performs Chopin's A. In it, Blogcritics reports that:

A miraculous technique and musical insight has produced here a fantastic recording of this important part of the classical piano repertoire.

Frederic Chopin's études op. 10 and op. 25 have been hailed by performers and listeners as timeless pianistic masterpieces. Highly improvisatory in nature, these pieces have been recognized as challenging yet incredibly rewarding endeavors for any performing pianist and have thus entered into the standard repertoire. An... Read more

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Redlich

Soisy-sous-montmorency, France

#1 Apr 1, 2008
I have heard some of Andrei Gavrilov ' s interpretation and I found it immature and effeminate, despite the professional technique of his performance.
Redlich

Colombes, France

#2 Apr 8, 2008
P.S. I listened to more of Gavrilov ' s performances and now I believe his interpretations are destructive with regards to musical culture unless they taken as a parody. I am convinced that only people with very "special" inclinations, his friends or perhaps, those who are particularly insensitive to music may enjoy his interpretations.
Redlich wrote:
I have heard some of Andrei Gavrilov ' s interpretation and I found it immature and effeminate, despite the professional technique of his performance.

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