Piano Recital Ivan Bašić — Zurich, 2024-05-11

Concert review, ★★★★, Piano Recital Ivan Bašić @ Aula, Alte Kantonsschule, Zurich, 2024-05-11 (Musik an ETHZ und UZH) — Bach: Toccata No.5 BWV 914; Haydn: Piano Sonata No.49 in C♯ minor, Hob.XVI/36; Ravel: Menuet sur le nom de Haydn, M.58 — Jeux d’eau, M.30; Liszt: Années de Pèlerinage, 3me Année: No.4, Les jeux d’eaux à la Villa d’Este, S.163/4 — Bagatelle sans tonalité, S.216a — Transcription of Wagner’s Overture to “Tannhäuser”, S.442
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Ariel Lanyi / Prix Serdang — Feldbrunnen, 2023-06-25

Concert review, ★★★★½, Prix Serdang 2023 for Ariel Lanyi. Award award ceremony and recital @ Villa Serdang, Feldbrunnen SO, 2023-06-25 — Hugo Wolf: Italienisches Liederbuch (Italian Songbook), HWW 159 (selection, arranged for piano by Ariel Lanyi); Robert Schumann: Symphonic Etudes in C♯ minor, op.13 (including the 5 extra variations, op.posth.)
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Klavierissimo 2023: Alexander Lonquich — Piano Recital, Wetzikon ZH, 2023-02-22

Concert review, ★★★★½, Alexander Lonquich @ KZO, Wetzikon ZH, 2023-02-22 (Klavierissimo Festival 2023 / Top Klassik Zürcher Oberland) — CPE Bach: Free Fantasy in F♯ minor, Wq.67, H.300; Schumann: Arabesque in C major, op.18; Liszt: Bagatelle sans tonalité, S.216a; Schönberg: Klavierstück op.11/2; Liszt: Années de Pèlerinage, 1ère Année, S.160 — 6.Vallée d’Obermann; Busoni: Adaptation of Klavierstück op.11/2 by Arnold Schönberg, BV B 97; Schumann: Davidsbündlertänze op.6; Chopin: Impromptu No.2 (encore)
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Konstantin Scherbakov — Piano Recital, Zurich, 2021-11-09

Concert review, ★★★★½, Piano Recital Konstantin Scherbakov @ Aula der Universität, Zurich, 2021-11-09 (Musik an ETH und UZH) — Debussy: Suite bergamasque, L.75; Schumann: Faschingsschwank aus Wien, op.26; Beethoven / Liszt: Symphony No.7 in A major, op.72
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Martin Helmchen — Piano Recital, Baden, 2018-10-26

Concert review, Piano Recital Martin Helmchen @ Druckerei, Baden/CH, 2018-10-26 — Schumann: 8 Novelletten, op.21; Clara Schumann: Soirées musicales, op.6 (excerpts); Schönberg: 6 Little Pieces for Piano, op.19; Bach: Partita No.4 in D major, BWV 828 (Sarabande); Messiaen: Vingt regards sur l ́Enfant-Jésus (excerpt); Chopin: Waltz No.3 in A minor, op.34/2, B.64; Liszt: Bagatelle sans tonalité, S.216a; Liszt: “Nuages gris”, S.199

Anderszewski, Zimmermann / ZKO — Tonhalle Maag, Zurich, 2018-05-29

Concert review, Piotr Anderszewski, Willi Zimmermann / Zurich Chamber Orchestra (ZKO) @ Tonhalle Maag, Zurich, 2018-05-29 — Haydn: Symphony No.86 in D major, Hob.I:86; Mozart: Piano Concerto No.12 in A major, K.414 (385p); Schreker: Intermezzo for string orchestra, op.8; Mozart: Piano Concerto No.17 in G major, K.453