The French pianist Vincent Larderet chooses a magnificent French programme featuring Debussy’s first volume of the Preludes, the Prelude, choral et fugue by Franck and Ravel’s Gaspard de la nuit. With this music all kinds of illusions can be magicked. Join the audience for a night of enchantment and mysterious beauty.
- C. Debussy, 12 Préludes Livre II
- C. Franck, Prélude, Choral et Fugue
- M. Ravel, Gaspard de la nuit
Honored by the prestigious title of “Steinway Artist”, Vincent Larderet has achieved international recognition for the exceptional intensity of his performances and for his highly acclaimed recordings. His “very lyrical playing” (Crescendo Magazine), wide range of “fascinating pianistic colors” (PIANO News), and his very personal, deeply inspired interpretations, have combined to win him a number of prizes in competitions including Maria Canals in Barcelona, A.M.A. Calabria and Brest. Larderet’s worldwide schedule has included performances at such high-profile venues as Zurich’s Tonhalle, Barcelona’s Palau de la Musica and the Leipzig Gewandhaus. His recordings, released by ARS Produktion, NAXOS, Chandos and INTEGRAL Classic to outstanding critical acclaim, have won many internationally prestigious awards.