Wednesday 07 August
Chopin evening

Concert-recital of Xiaoyu Liuis a touching elegy of piano music by Frederic Chopin, one of the brightest composers of the Romantic period. The big forms will sound in the concert program, as well as piano miniatures by Polish composer. Chopin Concert is a return to chamber format of music salons, which gained in popularity in Paris during Chopin’s life in the first half of the 19th century.

Playing by Canadian pianist Xiaoyu Liuis a fusion of exquisite skills in transmission of sound and virtuosity. He is a laureate of plenty competitions such as: Prixd’Europe 2015, Arthur Rubinstein Competition in Tel Aviv (2017), Interlaken Classics in Bern, Sendai International Music Competition and Grand Prix Animato (Paris, 2016). Shao u Liu is a finalist of International Music Competition in Montreal (2014).

Xiaoyu Liu was recognized one of the most musically dynamic and technically gifted pianists of new generation, whose interpretations are “powerful, brilliant and cultivated by disciplined mind.” (The Telegraph).

Xiaoyu Liu made plenty of studio records of Beethoven, Chopin, Ravel, Sati for SCS Radio-Canada which were broadcast all over the world.

 

Program:

F.Chopin

-Ballade No. 2, in Fa Major, op. 38

-Études op. 10 no. 4, 5 and op.25 no. 4

-Sonata No. 2 in B flat Minor, op. 35 (Funeral March)

-Mozart-Chopin: Variations on la cidarem la mano 

 

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Soloists: Xiaoyu Liu, Canada-France)