My Listening: Xenia Pestova

Xenia Pestova. Photograph Carla Rees
Xenia Pestova. Photograph Carla Rees
What does one of today's most innovative pianists around listen to at home?

The space

Where are you?

I prefer to listen live in concert if I can. There is the ambiance of the space, the reaction of the audience, the humanity of the performers, the full spectrum and range of each instrument. Isn’t it amazing to physically feel the sound vibrating in the space? Knowing what goes on behind the scenes in terms of editing, I often wonder…

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