• Chopin Project Educational Outreach
    Poppies over Burma
    16 Nohant Typical Berry Country Road - Nocturne in C Minor, 1847 [KK 1233-5] AG
    dancers
    Chopin Nocturnes Op. 48 Title page
    Chopin's Warsaw No. 2
  • Fryderyk Chopin's initials embellish the gate at The Hermitage -- formerly the Museum of the Chopin Festival -- where, in the summer of 1826, the Chopin family came to the spa at Duszniki "to take the waters."
    Hexameron Image
    william-kapell-recital
    03 Springtime at Nohant Manor Small
    Nohant Window 2 [96]
    Tribute to Chopin
  • OP 9 No 2 Cover
    CHOPIN-PLANET
    fachadas
    Photo from "Chopin's Europe" courtesy Hanna Komarnicki
    503_HistAsolo--0606WEB
    Nohant Manor -- Garden Entry from "Chopin's Europe" courtesy MUZA, SA and Hanna Komarnicki

Category Archive for 'Garrick Ohlsson'

Chopin News, Reviews, and Previews:

Concert review: Young Polish pianist Rafal Blechacz dazzles
San Jose Mercury News – CA, USA

A Bay Area reviewer isn’t quite ready to hand the Chopin crown to the hot young Polish pianist….

His

Read Full Post »


Chopin News, Reviews, and Previews:

‘My Young Years’: Rubinstein’s Enchanting Prelude
Washington Post – United States

Book critic and columnist Jonathan Yardley’s “Second Readings” series shines the spotlight on a long out-of-print autobiography by the Polish piano master…


It

Read Full Post »

Chopin News, Reviews, and Previews:

Dave Brubeck wins medal for spreading jazz abroad
Reuters – USA

The legendary jazzman comes to Washington DC to be honored by the State Department – and to explain his connection to Chopin (including a

Read Full Post »

Chopin News, Reviews, and Previews:

Restoring Luster to Two 20th-Century Dance Legends
New York Times – United States
These mazurkas are danced to Chopin; Limón choreographed them after his company had enjoyed huge success in Poland, where he had

Read Full Post »

Pianist to continue long history of performances in city
NewsOK.com (subscription) – Oklahoma City,OK,USA
Ohlsson remains the only American pianist to have won the Chopin competition. Schumann’s 1845 piano concerto straddles the classical and romantic periods.
See all stories

Read Full Post »