Silver medalist and laureate of the Krystian Zimerman award of the best sonata at the International Chopin Piano Competition in 2015, Charles Richard-Hamelin is standing out as one of the most important pianists of his generation.
Enescu: Suite “in the old style” in G minor, op. 3
Debussy: Images (oubliées)
Mendelssohn: Fantaisie in F sharp minor, op. 28
Rachmaninov: Morceaux de Fantaisie, op. 3 (excerpts)
Chopin: Nocturne in C sharp minor, op. posth.
Chopin: Ballade No. 1 in G minor, op. 23
Chopin: Andante Spianato & Grande Polonaise, op. 22
“The fundamental qualities that we’ve always seen in this pianist remain the same: a real sonority that comes from his entire body, a large palette of colors and a real poetic sense.” – Le Devoir