TIERSEN MEETS CHOPIN and Ieva Dudaite on piano, vocals and noises (LCFE 01/02/2020)
The spellbinding programme TIERSEN MEETS CHOPIN offers a unique and magical musical encounter between one of the greatest composers of all times – Frederic Chopin – and the iconic film character Amélie from Montmartre. This programme weaves together the most exciting piano literature of the 19th and 21st centuries by juxtaposing the dreamy nocturnes, ballads and waltzes of Chopin with evocative minimalist miniatures of Yann Tiersen. In the age of rapid technological advancements, this music enables to catch a breath, and indulge in the atmosphere of musical intimacy and reflection.
Featured pieces in the podcast:
Frédéric Chopin: Waltz in D flat Major Op. 64/1
Yann Tiersen: L'autre Valse d'Amélie, Comptine d'un autre été, Rue des Cascades, Yuzin & Pern.