Jonathan Powell

Jonathan Powell

Jonathan Powell is a pianist and composer. After studies with Denis Matthews and Sulamita Aronovsky, he established an international career as a soloist, his programmes ranging from standard Classical and Romantic repertoire to contemporary and little-known 20th century works. He has performed widely in Europe, [...]

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Blumenfeld: Episodes in the life of a dancer – “A sheer joy to behold” (International Record Review)

Blumenfeld: Episodes in the life of a dancer (CR009) Review by International Record Review Listen and buy on Convivium Records Felix Blumenfeld (1863-1931) was something of a polymath and pioneering spirit; the Russian pianist, conductor, composer and teacher mirrored in [...]

Blumenfeld: Episodes in the life of a dancer – “Powell makes a persuasive case for his music’s occasional revival” ★★★★ (BBC Music Magazine)

Blumenfeld: Episodes in the life of a dancer (CR009) Review by BBC Music Magazine Listen and buy on Convivium Records Felix Blumenfeld (pupil of Rimsky-Korsakov and teacher of Horowitz) was a minor master. Powell makes a persuasive case for his [...]

Episodes in the Life of a Dancer released by Convivium Records

Jonathan Powell performs piano works by Felix Blumenfeld 15th July 2011 Convivium Records are delighted to announce the release of pianist Jonathan Powell’s latest disc set, entitled Episodes in the Life of a Dancer. The release features the romantic works [...]

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White: Adventures at the keyboard – “This ear-opening set ought to be a mandatory purchase” (International Record Review)

White: Adventures at the keyboard (CR006) Review by International Record Review Listen and buy on Convivium Records One would imagine that when a country has produced a composer who writes close on 200 piano sonatas, never mind a huge body [...]