Fanny & Felix Mendelssohn
"This recital confirmed the emerging voice of a uniquely sensitive, talented and intelligent musical artist who possesses a rare understanding of the expressive tonal qualities and colour characteristics of historical pianos."
Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op. 21
"Dmitry Ablogin. A free master…
Exquisite taste, extraordinary technical ease, breathtaking inspiration. His interpretation of Mozart, Mendelssohn and Chopin is magnificent."
Piano Sonata No. 2 in B-flat minor, Op. 35
"A visionary and unique view of this masterpiece of Western music."
Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy
Variations sérieuses, Op. 54
"Dmitry Ablogin played Variations sérieuses in a most exquisite way. He managed to maintain the clarity and serenity of the piece throughout his performance which was a balanced mix of elegiac contemplation and focused attention."
Polonaise-Fantaisie, Op. 61
"He brought us back to the Lipatti era. We rediscovered the Romantic era and it was as if Mendelssohn, Schumann and Chopin were playing for us, simply unforgettable!"
Arabesque, Op. 18
"Incredibly musical and sensitive yet at the same time transparent and precise."
"The Seasons", Op. 37 bis
"When playing Dmitry is utterly focused and wrapped up in his performance. He plays profoundly and selflessly. He is not taking any heed of himself - his thoughts are dwelling on the music."