Schubert Late Works Volume 1

Volume 1

Steven Masi piano

Franz Schubert composer

Release Date: March 24, 2023
Catalog #: NV6505
Format: Digital
Romantic
Solo Instrumental
Piano

Following his 2019 Navona Records release BRAHMSIANA, pianist Steven Masi returns with a full program of piano works by composer Franz Schubert on SCHUBERT LATE WORKS. Lauded by critics for his masterful touch and dynamic style, Masi capitalizes on the unrivaled emotive power of solo piano throughout this album, drawing out a voice from the instrument that is profoundly human. Follow him on this journey through Schubert’s works to experience a well-balanced blend of virtuosic artistry and a razor-sharp precision.

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Track Listing & Credits

# Title Composer Performer
01 Drei Klavierstücke D 946, No. 1 in Eb Minor Franz Schubert Steven Masi, piano 9:39
02 Drei Klavierstücke D 946, No. 2 in Eb Major Franz Schubert Steven Masi, piano 13:58
03 Drei Klavierstücke D 946, No. 3 in C Major Franz Schubert Steven Masi, piano 5:35
04 Sonata No. 21 in Bb, D 960: I Franz Schubert Steven Masi, piano 22:15
05 Sonata No. 21 in Bb, D 960: II Franz Schubert Steven Masi, piano 11:33
06 Sonata No. 21 in Bb, D 960: III Franz Schubert Steven Masi, piano 4:33
07 Sonata No. 21 in Bb, D 960: IV Franz Schubert Steven Masi, piano 9:25

Recorded May-June, 2022 at Martin Patrych Memorial Studios in NY
Producer & Engineer Joseph Patrych

Executive Producer Bob Lord

A&R Director Brandon MacNeil
A&R Danielle Sullivan

VP of Production Jan Košulič
Audio Director Lucas Paquette

VP, Design & Marketing Brett Picknell
Art Director Ryan Harrison
Design Edward A. Fleming
Publicity Aidan Curran

Artist Information

Steven Masi

Pianist

Recognized as an artist of unusual sensitivity and virtuosity, pianist Steven Masi has concertized extensively throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. He has appeared at the Casals Festival, Aspen Music Festival, Chautauqua Festival, Park City International Festival, Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival, and Music Festival of the Hamptons. His many orchestral appearances have included series with the The Atlanta Symphony, the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra, and New Symphony Orchestra of London. In Germany he was an artist member of the Bonn Chamber Music Society.