Author Topic: Dobrinka Tabakova (1980 -)  (Read 1993 times)

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Re: Dobrinka Tabakova (1980 -)
« Reply #20 on: September 11, 2017, 03:39:05 PM »
A pity only the first two movements of her Cello Concerto can be found on YouTube :( The String Paths album isn't on Spotify either. Anyway, I'm about to listen to the first two movements now!
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Re: Dobrinka Tabakova (1980 -)
« Reply #21 on: September 11, 2017, 03:41:33 PM »
A pity only the first two movements of her Cello Concerto can be found on YouTube :( The String Paths album isn't on Spotify either. Anyway, I'm about to listen to the first two movements now!

Looking forward to hearing your thoughts, Kyle. :)
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Re: Dobrinka Tabakova (1980 -)
« Reply #22 on: September 11, 2017, 04:01:00 PM »
The slow movement is indeed incredibly beautiful. Music like that is the reason I play the cello :) I wasn't as struck by the first movement (which had partly to do with the performance on YouTube), but the ending is wonderfully deep and resonant.
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Re: Dobrinka Tabakova (1980 -)
« Reply #23 on: September 11, 2017, 11:20:48 PM »
The slow movement is indeed incredibly beautiful. Music like that is the reason I play the cello :) I wasn't as struck by the first movement (which had partly to do with the performance on YouTube), but the ending is wonderfully deep and resonant.
+1 although, unfortunately, I don't play the cello.  :-\
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Re: Dobrinka Tabakova (1980 -)
« Reply #24 on: September 13, 2017, 01:16:48 PM »
The slow movement is indeed incredibly beautiful. Music like that is the reason I play the cello :) I wasn't as struck by the first movement (which had partly to do with the performance on YouTube), but the ending is wonderfully deep and resonant.

Great to hear. The Longing movement is one of the best pieces of music I’ve heard in a long time.
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Re: Dobrinka Tabakova (1980 -)
« Reply #25 on: November 04, 2017, 09:35:56 PM »
Two piano pieces from Tabakova are featured in Andrew Matthews-Owen's new album.
Halo, a three movement work, and Nocturne are the pieces.