Wigmore Hall Mondays: Janina Fialkowska
Live from the Wigmore Hall in London, an all-Chopin recital by Canadian pianist Janina Fialkowska. Including Polonaise Fantaisie, Op 61; Nocturne, Op 9 No 3; Impromptu, Op 51.
Live from Wigmore Hall, London.
Janina Fialkowska (piano)
Janina Fialkowska has had a busy year, winning the 2013 BBC Music Magazine Award for "Best Instrumental CD of the Year" for a recording of Chopin's piano music. The Canadian pianist brings her award winning skills to Wigmore Hall in London for a recital of music entirely by Chopin, including a set of his Mazurkas which she describes as "distilled masterpieces" and "little parcels of heaven".
Chopin: Polonaise Fantaisie in A flat major, Op 61
Chopin: Nocturne in B major, Op 9 No 3
Chopin: Impromptu in G flat major, Op 51
Chopin: Prelude in F sharp minor, Op 28 No 8
Chopin: 3 Mazurkas, Op 50
Chopin: Ballade No 4 in F minor, Op 52.