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Her brilliant Lisztian technique adds an unusual lustre to Smetana's virtuoso pieces and her mastery of sound colour gives them the potency of great romantic paintings.
The CD has been very creatively conceived as far as the sound colour of the instrumentation is concerned, and works with the specific features of the sonata da chiesa and sonata da camera, variations, suite and with contrast between ensemble and solo passages.
The long drawn out phrases played with a single breath, the subtlety of intonation and sound colour, and the omnipresent impression of airiness and floating .