Danzas, Dora Deliyska & friends

“This is one of the most spectacular piano recordings that has been produced in the last years” Dies ist sicher eine der spektakulärsten Klavierplatten, die in letzter Zeit produziert wurden. Sie beginnt mit Greg Andersons extrem virtuoser Carmen-Fantasie für 2 Klaviere, bei der man sofort das Gefühl hat, dass die …

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, “None but the lonely heart” / Selected Romances

Renowned musicians Nadia Krasteva, mezzo soprano, and Dora Deliyska, piano exemplify Tchaikovsky’s creativity and personal life with selected songs featured on their new album None but the Lonely Heart. Not least due to their own Slavic descent, the artists succeed brilliantly in portraying such powerful emotions of melancholy, aspiration and …

Robert Schumann, Kreisleriana, Kinderszenen

Dora Deliyska devotes this recording to the masterpieces by Robert Schumann. This release features Kreisleriana op. 16 – character pieces addressed to Schumann’s later wife and great love Clara Wieck – , the Kinderszenen op. 15 and two of the Six Studies after Caprices by Paganini op. 3. Robert Schumann’s …

Meeresstille, CD & DVD

On her “Meeresstille” CD, with the Sonatas No. 32 in C minor op. 111 by Ludwig van Beethoven and the one in B flat major D 960 by Franz Schubert, Dora Deliyska combines both composers’ respective last piano sonatas. In them, the young Bulgarian pianist fathoms profound emotions and explores …

Schubert Piano Works

The Schubert CD released in 2013 (Gramola) was awarded the ‘Supersonic Award’ by the classical music magazine Pizzicato. In his review of it, Guy Wagner wrote: “Here, a true musician is playing, one who endeavours to penetrate to the depths of the works” Her interpretations contain strong emotions, but the pianist …

Doppelgänger CD Schubert / Liszt song transcriptions

Entitled Doppelgänger, this CD presents 14 Liszt transcriptions of Schubert songs played by young Bulgarian pianist Dora Deliyska. Unlike so many young virtuosi nowadays, Deliyska has the full measure of the Lisztian or Schubertian style: plenty of rubato, a fluid and flexible musical line, and the kind of luftpausen that …

Chopin and Liszt / Balladen and Walzer

Nach ihrem “grandiosen Aufnahmedebüt” von Klavierwerken Franz Liszts (Gramola 98853) legt die gefeierte bulgarische Pianistin Dora Deliyska nun nach: Auf ihrer neuen CD stellt sie Balladen und Walzer von Liszt den Pendants des befreundeten Frédéric Chopin gegenüber; beide Komponisten verbindet zum einen eine unvergleichliche Meisterschaft ihrer Kompositionskunst für das Genre …

Franz Liszt, Piano Works

‘Dora Deliyska’s magnificent recording debut with Liszt piano works was distinguished by a thoughtful and tasteful performance: the sound extends from breathtakingly delicate to musically motivated splendour’ writes Dr. Leslie Howard in London, 2009. The pianist presents in this CD some of the most important works by List, his piano sonata in b minor …