Argentinian-American pianist Mirian Conti has built a career on the music of non-canonical composers. That’s not to say she’s ill-versed in the classics—far from it, in fact, as countless glowing reviews can attest. But even though Conti is equally at home in Chopin as she is in Halffter, she is first and foremost a champion of lesser-known pieces, both old and new.
Conti’s passion for new music found voice most recently in a recording of fellow Argentinian Lalo Schifrin’s complete works for solo piano. Continue reading