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Jenny Lin is one of the most respected young pianists today, admired for her adventurous programming and charismatic stage presence. She continues to receive accolades worldwide as an orchestral soloist, recitalist, and chamber musician. The New York Times writes: “remarkable technical command” and “No one who has heard [her] will need to be told that Ms. Lin has a gift for melodic flow;” the Washington Post praises “Lin’s confident fingers… spectacular technique…” and Gramophone ma…

From the the earliest work on this recording (Raymond Scott), to the most recent (Cornelius Dufallo), this recording is suffused with music inspired by the nighttime, in one way or another. Think dreams and nightmares; periods of insomnia; sleeping children; lullabies to induce sleep. Some of the works on this recording were even written during that illusive phase somewhere between consciousness and sleep, which some claim to be an extremely creative period.

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