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Misha Alperin: Her First Dance

Read "Her First Dance" reviewed by Budd Kopman

With Her First Dance, Moldavian pianist Misha Alperin returns to ECM six years after the release of Night (2002). He brings with him two past musical partners--cellist Anja Lechner, who appeared on Night, and also with bandoneonist Dino Saluzzi on the phenomenal Ojos Negros (ECM, 2007), and horn player Arkady Shilkloper, whom Alperin first met in ...

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Misha Alperin: Her First Dance

Read "Her First Dance" reviewed by John Kelman

It's been six years since Ukrainian-born Misha Alperin released 2002's sublime Night (ECM), that was recorded in 1998, the same year the pianist recorded his lucent solo album, At Home (ECM, 2001). It was with Night that Alperin first collaborated with Anja Lechner, an increasingly active cellist on ECM, comfortably traversing the narrowing gap between classical ...

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Misha Alperin: Her First Dance

Read "Her First Dance" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Con Her First Dance il pianista Misha Alperin torna a incidere con la ECM, e lo fa con grande rigore. Musicista ucraino cresciuto in Moldavia e formato musicalmente a Mosca, è giunto alla notorietà in Norvegia (dove per diversi anni ha vissuto e insegnato). Al di là delle vicende biografiche sono palpabili nella sua musica le esperienze del peregrinare ...