Rory Boyle: Solo Piano Music
Delphian Records: DCD34098
Arrivals and Departures|
01. Pour Beatrice
02. Elegy on FS
03. Berceuse for Bertie*
06. Toccatas, Dances, and Interludes*
07. Recitatives and Dreams
09. Capriccio on the Anniversary of a Beloved Master
Studies for the one in the middle
13. Tatty's Dance*
14. Phaethon's Dancing Lesson (Piano Trio No. 2)
Total playing time [67:58] * included in sample tracks.
All world premiere recordings made in the presence of the composer.
...this entire compilation is a vibrant, all-consuming insight. *****
...energy realised impressively by Willshire. ****
Reeling bursts into life, the thrilling, dissonant toccata figurations brilliantly sustained by the work's dedicatee, James Willshire.
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