Newborns as music critics: With Liszt's Liebestraum No. 2, Mariam Batsashvili starts a series of recordings of "baby-friendly" works from the piano repertoire.

A very personal occasion - the birth of her first child - led Mariam Batsashvili to embark on a new musical adventure. The focus is on lullabies - broadly defined as pieces that have proven to be "baby-friendly" in recent months, as the pianist herself states with a wink on her Facebook page.

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