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Press Releases from LMO-Records (11 total)

Pianist Okonsar Improvises On Cd

"I initiated playing them with no pre-conceived representation in mind" states Mehmet Okonsar, the Turkish born Belgian pianist, composer, conductor and musicologist when referring to the "Shadowy Arcade". He let the music come in effortlessly and captured all. Then, Okonsar disposed off a lot of the takes and without any extra modifying, saved the ones he liked to get published. The lengthy as well as complicated headings of the pieces were

"Live At Salt Lake City", Pianist Okonsar On A Solo Piano Recital Album

International Piano Competitions are, nowadays, far below in importance compared to what they have used to be. You will discover a lot of players and in most cases the thrilling excitement dies out before you know it. This stays accurate with regard to even a number of most significant competitions, much like the Van Cliburn, the Queen Elizabeth and the Gina Bachauer. Maurizio Pollini's accomplishment and continuation immediately following winning the

Okonsar On Piano Performing "The Well-Tempered Clavier" By Bach

The Turkish born Belgian pianist, composer, conductor and musicologist Mehmet Okonsar unveiled his very own full collection of the 48 Preludes and Fugues by J. S. Bach inside a three CD set. The particular work is completed on the piano and then in various points could point out the audience the version captured by Glenn Gould. Tempos as well as the touch and also the general methodology are very towards the

One Complex Work: "The Art Of Fugue" By Bach Cd By Mehmet Okonsar

"The Art of Fugue" by Johann Sebastian Bach. An internal look at the CD launched by Mehmet Okonsar, pianist, composer, conductor and musicologist of Turkish sources. The work is performed over a stunning organ created on Baroque organ designs. Mehmet Okonsar set the tracks order of the CD in a way that the Fugues are grouped by genres i.e. "simple fugues", "rhythmical variations", "inverted fugues" and so forth; all performed on organ

An Important Franz Liszt Disc Introduced By Mehmet Okonsar: "Liszt-Modern"

The actual Compact disk, recorded in Turkey is internationally published via amazon.com(r) along with its online marketers. This specific CD represents Liszt as a "modern" composer. Liszt has been some of the most modern piano player of all periods, not simply he completely revolutionized playing the piano but furthermore the music language itself. The selections on this CD are not just "late-works by Liszt". The disc tries to showcase the "modern" points

From "Instant Music Making" (i.e. improvisation), A Striving Compact Disc Launch …

"Shadowy Arcade" is the particular heading of Mehmet Okonsar's launched solo piano improvisations CD. The disc is recorded in the artist's private recording studio as well as released through his own label. Not unlike John Zorn, this independent and incredibly dynamic musician and performer is certainly unafraid to launch a certain music that is mesmerizing for many, may be overwhelming with others, although can never be seen as "not-new", "standard" or

"Live At Salt Lake City", Pianist Okonsar On A Solo Piano Recital Cd

The Gina Bachauer International Piano Competition conducted each four years, in the "seniors" category, is undoubtedly one of the most essential music gatherings in the music arena. Even there, not all session produces breathtaking discoveries and the majority of the shiny prize winners go unnoticed at short or medium term. The 1991 sessions of the Gina Bachauer competition witnessed the particular beginnings of a Belgian pianist born in Istanbul, Turkey. Even

The Particular Universe Of Canons In Pure, Instrumentation Undefined, Music: "Th …

The Turkish born Belgian pianist, composer, conductor and musicologist Mehmet Okonsar presented his complete collection of the Canons as well as the significant "Sonata in Trio" by J. S. Bach's "Musical Offering" on Compact disk. The particular work is accomplished on many electronic and digital musical instruments and could call to mind the similar renderings by Wendy Carlos and Isao Tomita. Nonetheless, on one side it is significantly less "clinical" as compared

The Particular World Of The Prelude-Fugue Form: "Well-Tempered Clavier", Bach's …

The Turkish born Belgian pianist, composer, conductor and musicologist Mehmet Okonsar published his entire set of the particular 48 Preludes and Fugues by J. S. Bach inside of a three CD set. The work is completed on the piano and then in most points can easily remind the audience the version recorded by Glenn Gould. Tempos and also the touch and also the all round methodology can be near to the

The Universe Of The Variation Form In Music: "Goldberg", Johann Sebastian Bach's …

The actual work is performed using a beautiful piano sound along with pinpoint exactness, still under no circumstances it sounds "dried out". Many facets help remind the exact listener the second, (1981) release recorded by Glenn Gould. Tempos are rather near to the Canadian pianist's versions plus the performance reveals an extensive familiarity with historical playing. Still Okonsar hardly ever seems "snobbish". The actual recording is worldwide obtainable through amazon.com(r) as well

A New Pipe Organ And Harpsichord Cd By Mehmet Okonsar: The Great Contrapuntal Wo …

SUMMARY/ABSTRACT: "The Art of Fugue" by Johann Sebastian Bach. An internal glimpse at the CD published by Mehmet Okonsar, pianist, composer, conductor and musicologist of Turkish origins. The work is carried out over a delightful organ built on Baroque organ designs. Mehmet Okonsar positioned the tracks order of the CD in a way that the actual Fugues are in groupings by styles i.e. "simple fugues", "rhythmical variations", "inverted fugues" and so forth then