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Oliver Condy Editor

ack in February, Nicolas Namoradze, the winner of the 2018 Honens International Piano Competition, gave his Wigmore Hall prize recital – and a terrific programme it was, too. Alongside a Bach sinfonia and the Partita No.out of the hat. Each of the 20th-century English composer’s piano etudes are dazzling, inventive affairs, combining a stout Englishness with rich dashes of Debussian colour.

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