American Classics


Recorded on the TwoPianists label and released February 26, 2013, this CD features the monumental Samuel Barber Sonata, Charles Griffes Roman Sketches Op.7, Ben Weber Fantasia (Variations) Op.25 apart from the mentioned Copland Variations. Lori Sims is a forceful performer, strong in her ideas, yet immensely elegant in style. Following the success of a recent recording featuring European composers, Lori Sims’ American Classics recording highlights the fact that American art music could not escape the heritage to Europe.



Lori Sims, Piano

Lori Sims, Piano

CD  Contains

Johannes Brahms (1833-1897): Waltzes Op. 39
Clara Schumann (1819-1896): Trois Romances, Op. 11 & Scherzo, Op. 10
Clara Schumann (1819-1896): Romance Op. 11 No.1, Andante; Romance Op. 11 No.3, Moderato