Toscanini and Friends

Toscanini & Friends

by Steven Marking & Ian Hobson

Released 2013
Steven Marking
Released 2013
Steven Marking
Renowned pianist Ian Hobson and baritone Steven Marking team up for  a stunning performance of art songs by  Arturo Toscanini (1867-1957) and his contemporaries. Powerful, sensitive, dramatic and moving.
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Steven Marking with his striking stage presence, rich baritone voice, and impeccable diction captivated the Italians--Corriere della Sera, Milano.

Arturo Toscanini was arguably the most renowned conductor of the 20th century. He began his musical career as a cellist and aspiring composer. Upon hearing the masterful music of Wagner, he decided to give up composing and devote his life to performing and conducting the works of other composers. 
In 1993 Steven was asked to do a …
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