New CD release
The first of three CDs devoted to the complete piano sonatas of Prokofiev is released this month with independent classical label Somm. Containing the first five of the composer's remarkable cycle of some of the most original and diverse piano works of the Twentieth Century, and including Peter Donohoe's own sleeve notes, this recording has already received extraordinary critical acclaim. For example, Scotland's leading critic, Michael Tumelty, writes here: "This is Prokofiev as you have not heard him." Peter Donohoe regards the first five
Peter Donohoe about Sir Colin Davis
A new blog post of Peter Donohoe about the sad loss of british conductor Sir Colin Davis here.
About Classical Music in the Media
Peter Donohoe is writing an amusing summary about how classical musicians are presented on the screen - please find his newest blog entry here.