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Henry Fogel
Fanfare, September 2015

Tuck and Bonynge clearly are enjoying themselves… Tuck shapes the melodies firmly, and she and Bonynge are completely in tune with each other. Recorded sound is well balanced, giving sufficient weight to the soloist without slighting the orchestra…

…there is much pleasure to be found here. © 2015 Fanfare Read complete review




James McCarthy
Limelight, July 2015

…it is useful to hear [Czerny’s] more complex compositions well performed by Rosemary Tuck and the ECO under Richard Bonynge. © 2015 Limelight Magazine



Stephen Wright
American Record Guide, July 2015

Ms. Tuck handles everything Czerny throws at her with aplomb… The orchestra plays fine and is balanced naturally with the soloist. © 2015 American Record Guide Read complete review on American Record Guide



Bruce Reader
The Classical Reviewer, April 2015

There is much fine playing here from Rosemary Tuck and the English Chamber Orchestra under Richard Bonynge in these variable, though often attractive pieces that contain moments of poetry, charm and wit and not a little virtuosity. This fine new recording fills a useful gap in the recorded repertoire. © 2015 The Classical Reviewer Read complete review



Philip R. Buttall
MusicWeb International, April 2015

The recording quality is good, and the English Chamber Orchestra provides a secure…accompaniment. Australian pianist, Rosemary Tuck, despatches each work with real panache and élan, making light of the often complex pianistic gyrations and fireworks. She is also well able to treat the more serious parts with appropriate, if not necessarily tongue-in-cheek, solemnity. Richard Bonynge is the ideal choice of conductor here… © 2015 MusicWeb International Read complete review



Grego Applegate Edwards
Gapplegate Classical-Modern Music Review, April 2015

…the exuberantly virtuoso piano parts are quite nicely performed by Rosemary Tuck. The venerable English Chamber Orchestra under Richard Bonynge ably and enthusiastically provide the orchestra backdrop. © 2015 Gapplegate Classical-Modern Music Review Read complete review




Steven A. Kennedy
Cinemusical, April 2015

…a rather delightful program that features some rather rare pieces all evidently recorded here for the first time. The music also does not simply feel like an orchestra filling between piano cadenzas as the pieces seem more like grander rhapsodic affairs. They allow for themes to be presented by the soloist and then slightly commented on by the orchestra which often does more than just provide harmonic support. It is also good to see Richard Bonynge’s name on a new release as the conductor certainly manages to make the English Chamber Orchestra shine as they are so apt to do. The selections are equally well chosen to allow for good variety in their use of tunes and styles within each set of variation. © 2015 Cinemusical Read complete review



Infodad.com, April 2015

Whether or not listeners already know the favori tunes around which Czerny based these display pieces, they will certainly be drawn into this recording by the sheer pyrotechnics of the music and the considerable pleasure to be had in listening to works that are, by design, entirely superficial and intended purely to bring enjoyment—which, in these performances, they decidedly do. © 2015 Infodad.com Read complete review



Lance G. Hill
The Classical Music Guide Forums, March 2015

This is a highly entertaining disc. Rosemary Tuck is a superb pianist and seems very much in her element here. © 2015 The Classical Music Guide Forums Read complete review





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