"... Returning at the end to acknowledge his ovation, he began to play again the familiar prelude Number 1 in C major. It was clear why. What, two and a half hours earlier, had necessarily sounded tentative, now bloomed and pulsed in a fullness and completion of feeling. It was the most magical moment in a deeply satisfying evening."
Bryan Northcott, The Independent
Moscow Conservatoire Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Anatoly Levin