Chopin and his Europe Chopin and his Europe

Piotr Anderszewski Piotr Anderszewski - Regarded as one of the outstanding musicians of his generation. In recent seasons he has given recitals at London's Barbican Centre and Royal Festival Hall, the Wiener Konzerthaus, Carnegie Hall New York and the Mariinsky Concert Hall in St Petersburg. more »

Festival concerts: 24.08.2013


Nicholas Angelich Nicholas Angelich - American pianist and chamber musician, won prizes in numerous piano competitions. more »

Festival concerts: 29.08.2013


Martha Argerich Martha Argerich - World-famous pianist and chamber musician. She won First Prize in the 7th International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw. more »

Festival concerts: 28.08.2013


Jean-Efflam Bavouzet Jean-Efflam Bavouzet - Multi award-winning pianist, one of the most engaging live performers of his generation. more »

Festival concerts: 29.08.2013


Frank Braley Frank Braley - Pianist, winner First Grand Prize in the Queen Elizabeth Competition of Belgium. more »

Festival concerts: 24.08.2013


Frans Brüggen Frans Brüggen - Expert in the performance of eighteenth-century music, musicologist and conductor. more »

Festival concerts: 25.08.2013, 26.08.2013, 27.08.2013


Katarzyna Budnik-Gałązka Katarzyna Budnik-Gałązka - Violist, winner of a number of prestigious international music competitions. more »

Festival concerts: 19.08.2013


Gautier Capuçon Gautier Capuçon - French cellist, widely recognised as one of the foremost cellists of his generation. more »

Festival concerts: 24.08.2013


Robert Cohen Robert Cohen - British cellist, winner of the Piatigorsky and UNESCO international competitions. more »

Festival concerts: 23.08.2013


Federico Colli Federico Colli - Italian pianist, "very sensitive to nuances, voicing and atmosphere, intelligent, energetic and never heavy-handed". more »

Festival concerts: 28.08.2013


Nikolai Demidenko Nikolai Demidenko - Russian pianist, works closely with the St Petersburg Philharmonic. more »

Festival concerts: 31.08.2013


Xavier  de Maistre Xavier de Maistre - French harpist - soloist, chamber musician and teacher, former member of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra. more »

Festival concerts: 27.08.2013


Barry Douglas Barry Douglas - Pianist, winner of the Gold Medal in the 1986 Tchaikovsky International Piano Competition in Moscow. more »

Festival concerts: 15.08.2013


Akiko Ebi Akiko Ebi - Japanese pianist, winner of Fifth Prize in the 10th International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition. She has been a juror of the world's most important international piano competitions. She appears annually at many prestigious festivals in Europe, Japan and the US. more »

Festival concerts: 25.08.2013


Nelson Freire Nelson Freire - World-famous Brazilian pianist. At nineteen, Freire was awarded the Dinu Lipatti Medal in London and later won First Prize at the International Vianna da Motta Competition in Lisbon. He performs with the world's leading orchestras and conductors. more »

Festival concerts: 26.08.2013, 28.08.2013


Carmen Giannattasio Carmen Giannattasio - Italian singer, regarded as an excellent interpreter of bel canto operatic repertoire of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. more »

Festival concerts: 01.09.2013


Nelson Goerner Nelson Goerner - Piano virtuoso, excellent chamber musician, known for his marvellous interpretations of Chopin. more »

Festival concerts: 15.08.2013, 19.08.2013, 30.08.2013


Ryszard Groblewski Ryszard Groblewski - Polish viola player, highly valued soloist and chamber musician, winner of many prestigious music competitions. more »

Festival concerts: 26.08.2013


Benjamin  Grosvenor Benjamin Grosvenor - One of the most gifted and sought-after young pianists in the world, internationally recognized for his electrifying performances and penetrating interpretations. more »

Festival concerts: 30.08.2013


Marc-André Hamelin Marc-André Hamelin - Pianist renowned for his fresh readings of the established repertoire and for his exploration of lesser-known works of the 19th and 20th centuries. more »

Festival concerts: 22.08.2013, 23.08.2013

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