Tones & Colors CD out now!

Tones & Colors CD out now!

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.

A varied disc with extensive programme notes and elegant playing…

— BBC MUSIC MAGAZINE

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Washington Post Review

The Washington Post offers a splendid review of a recent concert with the Lysander Trio at The Smithsonian Steinway Series:

...the pianist, Liza Stepanova, could not have played more eloquently to this [restored Steinway Grand]’s richly voiced strengths, balancing crystal-clear articulation, rock-solid authority and a very Russian sense of rhapsody in her phrasing... It’s not often that a chamber performance makes a listener long to hear all the ensemble members in the big-concerto repertoire, but this one certainly did.
— Joe Banno for The Washington Post