New Album: Tones & Colors
Release Date: January 19, 2018
Concert Artists Guild Records
Music inspired by visual art, spanning the centuries between Bach and Ligeti.
EXCERPT FROM THE PRESS RELEASE:
New York, NY – Pianist Liza Stepanova, praised by The New York Times for her “thoughtful musicality” and “fleet-fingered panache,” announces the January 19, 2018 release of her album Tones & Colors on Concert Artists Guild Records. This collection showcases the cross-pollination between visual and aural media through 13 pieces of music, spanning the centuries between Bach and Ligeti, inspired by paintings, drawings, and sculptures. The CD includes works by Enrique Granados, Maurice Ohana, Joaquín Turina, Fanny Hensel, Bohuslav Martinů, Claude Debussy, Johann Sebastian Bach, George Crumb, György Ligeti, Lyonel Feininger, Leopold Godowsky, each paired with a piece of visual art.
Recorded in July 2016 in New York City with Grammy Award-winning engineer/producer Adam Abeshouse.
Watch a video of Liza Stepanova performing Granados’ El Pelele