Rolf Hind, pioneer of the avant-garde keyboard, is the dedicatee of both Hoyland's The Other Side of the Air and Sawer's The Melancholy of Departure - works which explore the sheer physicality of the piano.
Rolf Hind piano
'Rolf Hind's response [is] comprehensively sensual: grimly enduring vicious whiplash chords while stupendously in control of the most glassy pianissimos.'
The Musical Times
All works were recorded on 7 June 1993 at All Saints Church, Petersham.
Recording Engineers: TRYGGVI TRGGVASON & ANDREW HALLIFAX
Recording Producers: COLIN MATTHEWS & HANNAH TAYLOR
Editing & mastering: EMMA STOCKER
(P) 1994 NMC Recordings Ltd
© 1994 NMC Recordings Ltd
Catalogue number: NMC D020S
Release Date: 1 January 1994