Marko Martin
Marko Martin, piano (Honens laureate)
Arktos 200369

Estonian Marko Martin’s all-Liszt recital reveals his affinity for the composer, one which is gaining him an international reputation. In addition to his success at the 2000 Honens Competition, Mr. Martin was also prize winner at the 1998 Gina Bachauer International Piano Competition.

On this recording:
Verdi: Rigoletto, Paraphrase du concert
Chasse-neige (from Douze Etudes d’exécution transcendante, No. 12)
Vallée d’Obermann (from Années de pèlerinage, First Year: Switzerland, No. 6)
Bénédiction de Dieu dans la solitude (from Harmonies poétiques et religieuses, No. 3)
Funérailles (from Harmonies poétiques et religieuses, No. 7)
Après une lecture de Dante – Fantasia quasi sonata (from Années de pèlerinage, Second Year: Italy, No. 7) “Dante Sonata”