Davidsbundlertänze, Op. 6 Books I & II
Fantasie in C major, Op. 17
Theme with Variations in E flat major, WoO 24 “Geistervariationen”
This stylish player has united two of Schumann’s most devastatingly original early works and his last piece for the instrument… Translucently handled…utterly undemonstrative…seductive,…commanding and sensitive.
— Paul Driver, Sunday Times
Or buy direct from SOMM RecordingsListen to an excerpt from Davidsbundlertänze, Book II, No. 5:
The spontaneity of the performances, as well as the beauty of the piano tone, … linger in the mind.
— BBC Music MagazineWilliams’ brilliantly fluid technique and unassuming mastery of the piano is to the fore…
— Classic FM“[T]here’s romantic fire lurking under the surface. No 3 [D899] is almost Brahmsian in its achingly beautiful sweep, and there’s a delicious, dark brooding beneath the delicacy of No 1, D935
— Stephen Pritchard, The Guardian“We are convinced that Cordelia’s debut recording…will serve to win her a place among the élite of the young rising stars of today”
— Siva Oke, Director, SOMM Recordings
Or buy direct from SOMM RecordingsListen to an excerpt from Impromptu No. 4 (D899):
Below is a selection of publicly-available video recordings of Cordelia. Please visit youtube.com/cwofficialmedia to check for further updates.
Cordelia Williams: Beethoven Bagatelle op. 126/6