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Discovering the Piano

By Linda Nicholson

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By Linda Nicholson. By Domenico Alberti, Lodovico Giustini, Pietro Domenico Paradisi, Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757), Giovanni Benedetto Platti (1697-1763), Padre Antonio Soler (1729-1783), and George Frideric Handel (1685-1759). Classical. Listening CD. Published by Naxos (NX.PAS1024).

Item Number: NX.PAS1024

On a copy of a 1730 Cristofori-Ferrini Pianoforte Linda Nicholson demonstrates the qualities of these earliest of pianofortes. The repertoire, sonatas from Platti, Paradisi et al., all composed between 1720-1754, is perfect for this instrument, whose sound is much closer to the harpsichord than the later pianofortes, despite its dynamic abilities.

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