Sorabji: Legendary Works for Piano (Triple CD)




Michael Habermann piano
BMS427-29CD £18 (three CDs)

Kaikhosru Sorabji (1892-1988)

As 25th anniversay special edition the British Music Society re-released on its own label pianist Michael Habermann’s renowned recordings of the piano works of Kaikhosru Sorabji (1892-1988), originally recorded over the period 1980-1995.


“An essential set… to explore some of the most amazing pianistic composition of the 20th century,” Calum MacDonald, International Piano

“Habermann performs extraordinary technical and musical feats: these discs are a must for anyone interested in post-Romantic piano music,” Martin Cotton, BBC Music Magazine

“… there can be no doubting the extent of Habermann’s sympathies, nor the depth of his insight,” Richard Whitehouse, Gramophone

“(Habermann) has internalized this composer’s daunting aesthetic to unprecedented and possibly unsurpassed degrees,” Jed Distler, International Record Review

“Habermann is a splendid exponent of the pyrotechnical wizardry and the richness of these scores,” Penguin Guide to Compact Discs – 3 Stars