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Bach, Schumann & Scriabin: Piano Works / Filjak


Release Date: 02/03/2017 
Label:  Solo Musica   Catalog #: 249  
Composer:  Franz LisztRobert SchumannAlexander Scriabin
Performer:  Martina Filjak
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

One of the most exciting young artists to emerge in recent years, Martina Filjak is garnering international praise for her poetic passion and technical mastery at the keyboard as well as for her charismatic personality and magnetic stage presence. Martina Filjak came to international attention by winning the Gold Medal, the 1st prize and the Beethoven prize at the Cleveland International Piano Competition in 2009, which brought her numerous engagements in the United States and internationally. Prior to that, she won 1st prizes at the Maria Canals Piano Competition (Barcelona) and the Viotti Piano Competition (Vercelli), and was a laureate at the Busoni Piano Competition. In recent years, Ms Filjak has performed with esteemed orchestras Read more including The Cleveland Orchestra, San Diego Symphony Orchestra, The Florida Orchestra, the Strasbourg Philharmonic, Barcelona Symphony, Bilbao Symphony and the Granada Symphony; the Deutsche Radio Philharmonie, the Staatskapelle Weimar; the Israel Chamber Orchestra as well as the Orchestre Symphonique de Nancy. For this release she has chosen works by Bach arr. Liszt, Schumann, and Scriabin. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Preludes and Fugues (6) of JS Bach for Piano, S 462: no 1 in A minor, BWV 543 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Martina Filjak (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842-1850; Weimar, Germany 
2.
Sonata for Piano no 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 11 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Martina Filjak (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832-1835; Germany 
3.
Sonata for Piano no 1 in F minor, Op. 6 by Alexander Scriabin
Performer:  Martina Filjak (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1892; Russia 

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