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At the Wigmore Hall in 2007, the Ukrainian pianist Valentina Lisitsa delivered a dazzling recital of Beethoven and Liszt. The rest is history: Yellow Lounge stardom, YouTube fame through 70 million clicks, and, this month, a (rather depressing) Cd of
The Georgian-born artist undoubtedly prefers the assessment made by her idol, Argentine pianist Martha Argerich. "Khatia is a young pianist of extraordinary talent," said the renowned Argerich, who added that she was impressed with Buniatishvili's "
The Wichita Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Daniel Hege welcomed soloist William Wolfram on Saturday evening. After a surprise rendition of Hail Wichita, the Wichita State University fight song, the symphony tackled three 19-century
In her performances and recordings she has largely focused on Romantic repertoire, drawing praise for her interpretations of virtuosic standards by Tchaikovsky, Schumann and Liszt. When she visits Miami on Friday with Leonard Slatkin and the Detroit
Lajos Dudas Published: 2014-02-18 All About Jazz is celebrating Lajos Dudas' birthday today! Lajos Dudas was born in Budapest/Hungary and studied there at the Bela Bartok Conservatory and the Franz Liszt Academy of Music (1958-1963), laying the
The young Korean pianist Grace Yeo is not yet a household name, but the Wigmore was full. This was thanks to two things: first that it was put on by the excellent Kirckman Society, whose proteges have included a glittering roster of stars at the
Frank Morgan , Dexter Gordon , Wardell Gray and Hampton Hawes . Unlike that august group, Reed remains to tell his story, and by proxy, theirs' in the bargain. Like this same group, drugs (and in the case of Gray, murder) suspended Reed's musical
When I set out to create a new drama about Richard Wagner for the 2013 International Wimbledon Music Festival, that question left me frozen for a time, staring at the oncoming headlamps with ears askew...The trouble with Wagner is that the more you
The Liszt Academy music school founded by Franz Liszt, the first piano superstar, reopens its main concert hall on Tuesday refurbished under an ambitious plan to give the 138-year-old institution, and its music study programme, a new lease on life.
October 20, 2013 The dynamic Ukrainian-born pianist Valentina Lisitsa fully acknowledges there was savvy reinvention in the way she jump-started her stalled career to become a YouTube sensation and a touring artist with a prestigious Decca recording