|Fauré||Barcarolle No. 4 in A flat, Op. 44|
|Fauré||Barcarolle No. 5 in F sharp minor Op. 66|
|Fauré||Barcarolle No. 6 in E flat Op. 70|
|Mozart||12 Variations on ‘Ah Vous Dirais-Je Maman’|
|Mozart||Fantasia in D minor, K397|
|Mozart||Rondo in D, K485|
|Bach||Italian Concerto, BWV 971|
|Bach (Liszt)||Prelude and Fugue in A minor, BWV543|
|Chopin||Ballade No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23|
|Chopin||Ballade No. 4 in F minor, Op. 52|
‘For much of the concert, the audience had to remember to breathe… the exhilaration didn’t let up for a second until her hands came off the keyboard.’ Washington Post
‘Compelling playing’ Guardian (★★★★ for Bach Unlimited)
French pianist Lise de la Salle has established herself as one of today’s most exciting young artists and a musician of uncommon sensibility and maturity.
This programme reflects her gift for illuminating the classics, from Mozart’s timeless Fantasia in D minor to Chopin’s great Ballades. She is also highly regarded for her interpretation of Bach, and her latest, acclaimed recording Bach Unlimited featured the composer’s Italian Concerto and Liszt’s thrilling Bach arrangements, included here.