Piano recital in Rudolfinum: James Lisney performs Schubert and ChopinEnjoy a one of a kind 90 minute piano recital by
James Lisney, performing Franz Schubert's and Frederyk Chopin's masterpieces.
The concert takes place right in the city center - in the famous
Fryderyk ChopinNocturne, opus 55/2Impromptu, opus 51Fantaisie, opus 49Sonate, opus 35Intermission 16:45 - 15:05Franz Schubert: Sonata in B flat, D 960One could describe James Lisney by repeating Goethe`s words about Beethoven:`A more self-contained energetic, sincere artist I never saw`. (Newbury Spring Festival) James Lisney made a debut in 1986 and since then he has been performing in many of the world`s most important venues. His repertoire ranges from Baroque to music of the present day. In the past decade, the music of Schubert has been a central pre-occupation (in performance and in recordings) and he regularly presents cycles of the piano sonatas and miscellaneous works.His recordings – of music ranging from Schubert, Beethoven, Beethoven and Tchaikovsky to Beach, Bjornsson and Scharwenka – have gained recognition form colleagues and plaudits from the recording industry.