Two Piano Music by Sherwood and Parry

Two Piano Music by Sherwood and Parry

Lyrita, SRCD368

Percy Sherwood – Suite for Two Pianos in C [first recording]
Sir Hubert Parry – Großes Duo in E minor
Percy Sherwood – Sonata for Two Pianos in C minor [first recording]

Hiroaki Takenouchi
Simon Callaghan

The two works by Sherwood presented on this disc were not published during the composer’s lifetime and are recorded here for the first time, using texts prepared and edited by Hiroaki Takenouchi from manuscripts held by the Bodleian Library. More…

MusicWeb International, Jonathan Woolf

In this video Simon Callaghan and Hiroaki Takenouchi, the Parnassius Piano Duo, perform the fearsome Scherzo from the Suite for Two Pianos by the little-known composer Percy Sherwood.