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Rachmaninov: Piano Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2

Nikolai Lugansky (piano)

This is very exciting playing in two very taxing works...Lugansky produces plenty of fire and brimstone, but also creates a tender and refined sound...Even at its most aggressive, his playing... More…
  • Gramophone Magazine
    December 2012
    Editor's Choice
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    Recommended Recording

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Rachmaninoff: Piano Sonata No. 1 in D minor, Op. 28

Work length36:08
  • Nikolai Lugansky (piano)

I. Allegro moderato

Track length13:18

II. Lento

Track length8:32

III. Allegro molto

Track length14:18

Rachmaninoff: Piano Sonata No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 36

Work length24:34
  • Nikolai Lugansky (piano)

I. Allegro agitato - Meno mosso

Track length10:28

II. Non allegro - Lento - Piu mosso

Track length6:54

III. Allegro molto - Poco meno mosso - Presto

Track length7:12