Jean-Philippe Collard - The Dean of French Pianists.

Jean-Philippe Collard Plays Music Of Faurè, Wagner, Liszt And Chopin In Recital At Salle Rameau, Lyon – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Jean-Philippe Collard - The Dean of French Pianists.

Jean-Philippe Collard – The Dean of French Pianists.

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Jean-Phillipe Collard in Recital at Salle Rameau, Lyon – October 11, 2013 – Radio France Musique

Over to France this week for a concert by the legendary Jean-Phillipe Collard in recital at the 2013 Piano Season festival in Lyon. The concert was recorded at the Salle Rameau by the always-present/ever-faithful Radio France Musique on October 11th and features music of Faurè, Wagner, Liszt and Chopin.

Here’s what’s on the player:

1. Gabriel Fauré
Barcarolle No. 1 in A minor Op.26 (1881)
Nocturne No. 6 in D flat major Op.63 (1894) 
Ballade in F sharp major Op.19 (1877-1879)

2. Franz Liszt
St. Francis of Paola Walking on the Water No. 2, Ext. Two legends of S 175 (1863) 
3. Franz Liszt / Wagner
Death of Isolde S 447 (1859) 

4. Chopin
24 Preludes Op.28 (1838, 1839) 

5. (encore) Robert Schumann / Liszt Widmung (Devotion – Rückert)   

Jean-Philippe Collard , piano

This is a really nice and thoroughly enjoyable concert. And Collard is in top form.

Guaranteed to take the blood-pressure down several notches while listening.

Enjoy.

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