DISCANTICA 81 – 2002


BRAHMS : Concerto no.1 in D minor op.15 for piano four hands
SCHUBERT : Fantazy in F minor op. 103 for piano four hands

A precious opportunity to approach Brahms’ forge with the version for piano four-hands of his First Piano Concerto …  The character results steadfaster here, and the Duo Moneta-Rota sculpts it with great bravura …
Carla Moreni – il Sole 24 ore

… The Concerto [by Brahms] reveals a great charm, thanks to the skill of the two pianists, to the pureness of their sound, to the ensemble perfection, to the steady phrasing …
Fabio Sartorelli – Musica

… The interesting recording of Brahms’ Concerto is realized by the Lombard duo with passionate devotion to the “transcriber” ‘s style. The disc is completed with the much more “regular” Fantasia in F minor, D.940 by Schubert, to which Tiziana Moneta and Gabriele Rota return fluidity. …
Enrico Girardi – Corriere della Sera (Io Donna)