Janacek: The Piano
Cavi Music 8553290 (2 CDs)
Janáček: Piano Sonata 1.X.1905 (13:20)
Cathy Krier, piano
The gifted pianist Cathy Krier, born in Luxembourg in 1985, presents an intensely compelling and beautifully played Janáček recital, featuring all of the Czech composer’s piano works, with the exception of the Etudes and folk song adaptations, on 2 CDs. The set includes On an Overgrown Path, Moravian dances and folksongs, Variations for Zdenka, In the Mists, and the Piano Sonata, among other works.