Complete Piano Music
Ursula Oppens, piano
Few genres better illustrate the sheer creative range of Elliott Carter than does his piano music....Oppens's association with Carter's music is second to none. She was one of four co-commissioners (and gave the world premiere) of Night Fantasies (1980) and her new recording has the benefit of a superior instrument and recorded sound, as well as audibly greater -because cumulative - integration of the work's pivoting between suspense and activity...
Richard Whitehouse, International Record Review, 3/1/2009