“Mr. Porat plays with a magnificent sound and breath of expression”
(New York Times)

“Ein bemerkenswertes Debüt”
(Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung)

“An astounding feat of creative musicianship”
(The New Yorker)

“A concert of once in several years”

“Sviatoslav Richter aurait adoré entendre l’extraordinaire pianiste Matan Porat”
(La Croix)

“From the start [of Mozart c minor concerto with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra], Porat demonstrated a solid technique and exhibited splendid musicality”
(Chicago Sun-times)

“Quite sensational”
(Boston Globe)

“It was unmistakable that in front of us stands a real artist”
(L’arena di Verona)

“Porat’s pianism is a vessel throughout the music easily flow… Schubert [G Major] sonata was a remarkable feat”
(Irish Times)

“A singular and confident voice among pianists”
(The Art Desk)



Variations on a theme by Scarlatti

Label: MIRARE (worldwide distribution by Harmonia Mundi)
Year: 2013

“Ein phantastisches Album, man muss es wieder und wieder hören”
(Frankfurter Allgemeinen Zeitung)

CD of the week, France Musique
CD of the week, CBC Music
9/10: AllMusic
4/5: Time Out New York

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