Janine Sowden, Pianist

Press Reviews

"Janine Sowden is an accomplished young Australian virtuoso with a real flair for her inimitable countryman's off-beat genius, and her finely engineered programme embraces an ideal cross section of indestructible favourites ... Most enjoyable."
- Andrew Achenbach, Gramophone

"Sowden's playing is by turns emotionally direct, sensitively voiced
and fabulously powerful...Sowden seems to be a name to watch".
- BBC Music Magazine, London

"...the dominating feature of her playing was an almost fragile sensitivity to quality of sound
...a delicate mixture of poetry with virtuosity. "
- The Times, London

"...the first thing that leaps off the [Percy Grainger] CD is the truly glorious pianistic
sound quality, quite exceptionally rich, deep, full and glowing ..."
- BBC Music Magazine, London