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“ Nikolai Demidenko’s account of the Concerto in E minor is searching and expansive, livening up with dancing lightness in the krakowiak-infused finale. ”
BBC Music Magazine
“ There was more to this performance than barnstorming bravura. He made this vast, hourlong piece a study in musical contrasts, and revealed the astonishing fecundity of Beethoven's imagination
“Rachmaninov's Third Piano Concerto demands high-voltage virtuosity, which it got from the Russian-born Nikolai Demidenko. From the haunting opening bars – darkly poised and pulsating – Demidenko put the Concerto's range of tone ahead of any superficial pianistic fireworks. ”
he is informed by Chopin’s contemporary practice and resources and he adapts the modern instrument to reveal an internal world of subtle introspection and dazzling virtuosity with captivating precision. ”
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Here you can find the relevant information about my professional activities, as well as some articles, reviews and some related media. The complete list of my recordings as well as a concerto repertoire will give you an information you are looking for, possibly answering the questions you might have.
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