Masters on Stage Records

Masters on Stage Records is a Dutch Recording Label. The label is devoted to Classical, Modern and Post-classical Piano works. Many of the albums contain new and unknown Piano works.

The recordings are produced in Studio 55 Maastricht.

The CD collections consists of several CD world premieres. The first recordings were released in 2017.

The collection contains cycles by Valery Zhelobinsky (CD world Premiere 2017), Dmitri Shostakovich, Jaan Rääts (CD world Premiere of the 24 Preludes Opus 33 and Light Pieces opus 85), Urmas Sisask , and Sonatas by Robert Quodbach (2 Piano Sonatas, CD World Premiere 2017) and Debussy.

Several new arrivals are expected this year. Including Kalkbrenner 24 Preludes, Rääts 24 Travel book pieces & 24 Bagatelles.

Robert Quodbach Piano Sonatas 1&2 (1993/94)

Jeroen Riemsdijk, Piano

Released 2016

(44'36)

Robert Quodbach Sonata No 1 (1993)

mov 1. Allegro

mov 2. Allegretto: Moderato Con Rubato

mov 3. Andantino


Robert Quodbach Sonata No 2 (1994)

mov 1. Adagio con rubato

mov 2. Adagio con rubato

mov 3. Adagio con rubato

The two Sonatas were commissioned and premiered by Pianist Jeroen Riemsdijk in Maastricht in 1994. The works are an early example of Post-Classical Music.

CD 1 Catalogue no: MOS1601
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Barcode 8719689004002

Claude Debussy Préludes Livre I

Children's Corner

Jeroen Riemsdijk, Piano

Released 2016

(54'02)

Debussy  Children’s Corner

I Gradus ad Parnasum

II Jimbo’s Lullaby

III Serenade of the Doll

IV The Snow is Dancing

V The Little Shepherd

VI Golliwogg’s Cakewalk

Debussy 12 Preludes Livre 1

I Danseuses de Delphes

II Voiles

III Le vent dans la plaine

IV Les sons et les parfums tournent dans l’air du soir

V Les collines d’Anacapri

VI Des pas sur la neige

VII Ce qu’a vu la vent d’ouest

VIII La fille aux cheveux de lin

IX La serenade interrompue

X La cathédrale engloutie

XI La dance de Puck

XII Minstrels

CD 2 Catalogue no: MOS1602

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Urmas Sisask

Starry Sky Cycle Northern Sky opus 10

22 pieces (1980/87)
Pleiades opus 11 7 pieces (1986)

Jeroen Riemsdijk, Piano

Released 2017

(57'57)

Urmas Sisask is an Estonian Composer. He

is well known for his works for Chorus and for Piano. The music of Sisask has elements of shamanism.

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CD 3 Catalogue no: MOS1701

Barcode 8719689004026

Jaan Rääts 24 preludes opus 33(1965) & 24 Estonian preludes opus 80(1988/'89)

Jeroen Riemsdijk, Piano

Released 15 February 2017

(45'13)

CD premiere:. 24 Preludes opus 33 (2017)

Jaan Rääts served as chairman of the Estonian Composers’ Union from 1974 to 1993, and as teacher of composition at the Estonian Academy of Music in 1990. He has taught a new generation of Estonian composers. He has a personal, vibrant composing style, mixing tonal and atonal music.

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CD 4 Catalogue no: MOS1702

Barcode 8719689004033

Jaan Rääts

24 Marginalien opus 85 (1979/'80) &

24 Light Pieces opus 65 (1991)
Jeroen Riemsdijk, Piano

Released 2017

(51'29)

 

CD premiere: 24 Light Pieces (2017)

 

Jaan Rääts served as chairman of the Estonian Composers’ Union from 1974 to 1993, and as teacher of composition at the Estonian Academy of Music in 1990. He has taught a new generation of Estonian composers. He has a personal, vibrant composing style, mixing tonal and atonal music.
 

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CD 5 Catalogue no: MOS1703

Barcode 8719689004040

Leningrad 1934

Preludes by Zhelobinsky & Shostakovich

Jeroen Riemsdijk, Piano

Released 2017

(51'24)

CD premiere: 24 preludes opus 20 by Zhelobinsky (2017)

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Catalogue no: MOS1704

Barcode 8719689004057