Die russische Pianistin wird in der Stadthalle gefeiert. Sie lässt, etwa in Chopins erstem Nocturne, das Klavier bis in die letzten Verästelungen der Melodie in silbrig leuchtender Melancholie singen – so hört man es als…
Poetic pianism of the first order from a gifted Russian pianist ***** (5 out of 5) / Limelight Magazine (Australia)
(…) Because she is that rare thing – not merely a pianist with a formidable technique; not merely a musician with a knack for clarifying the underlying musical structure as Michelangelo clarified the skeleton and…
September 12, 2013 – 23:30 (BR TV) (Moderation: Martin Grubinger)
Un canto oscuro, ma mistico, tra Sebastian Bach e Sofia Gubaidulina Se c’è un qualcosa di misterioso nella musica, Anna Gourari – giovane pianista cresciuta alla scuola pianistica russa – lo scova e lo suona….
Anna Gourari CANTO OSCURO – Press _ click here
Gourari is at her best in the four Scherzos. In the first Scherzo, one is immediately impressed by the strength of her technique. Next, one notes the range of her dynamics and her liking for dramatic pauses and alterations of tempo. (…) Gourari is a first-class musician, however, the architecture of the music takes precedence, and it is a rare pianist who can shape this music as well as she does.
Works by Bach/Busoni,