Posts Tagged ‘Beethoven’

Beethoven’s Piano Sonatas coming soon on Limenmusic Web Tv!!

From friday, September 02. 2011 on Limenmusic Web Tv @ Takahiro Yoshikawa plays L. van Beethoven

Takahiro Yoshikawa - Beethoven

In this concert, Takahiro Yoshikawa will performs two Beethoven piano Sonatas.
Piano Sonata n. 1 in F minor is the first piano sonata written by the German composer in 1795. This work was dedicated to his predecessor Joseph Haydn, who has strongly influenced the early period of Beethoven’s career.
The Piano Sonata in A major Op. 2 n. 2 was also dedicated to the Austrian composer, considered one of the most prolific and prominent composers of the Classical period.

Born in Nishinomiya, Japan, and graduated at the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music, Takahiro Yoshikawa has been living for a few years in Italy, where he made himself well known, as a winner of many international competitions, playing in the most important halls (included the Teatro alla Scala in Milan), as a soloist and with high-level chamber groups.
From 2001 to 2004 he attended the Accademia of Teatro alla Scala, mastering in orchestral (with Ada Mauri) and chamber-music repertoire with the principal instrumentalists of the Scala Orchestra.
Regularly engaged in Italy, Takahiro Yoshikawa is also extremely active in Japan, where he enjoys a great popular appeal, supported also by the excellent sales of his records. He performed in some among the most prestigious halls of Tokyo (Suntory Hall Blue Rose, Kioi Hall, Hakuju Hall, etc.) and Kansai (The Hyogo Performing Arts Center in Nishinomiya, Matsukata Hall in Kobe, The Phoenix Hall etc.).
Takahiro Yoshikawa has also a full recording activity; he is regularly featured on Limenmusic’s Web Tv, gaining strong approval by national and international audience alike.
Moreover, his videos are among the most popular on our YouTube channel.


New recordings for Limenmusic: Takahiro Yoshikawa

This week the young and talented Japanese pianist, Takahiro Yoshikawa will record in Limenmusic’s studio a concert for a new CD+DVD box set.

This discographical work his entirely dedicated to the night, infact Takahiro will perform a series of tracks that recall the atmosphere of the night:

Ludwing van Beethoven
Piano Sonata N. 14 in C-sharp minor Op. 27 n. 2
I Adagio
II Allegretto
III Preso agitato

Frédéric Chopin
Nocturnes Op. 27
n. 1 in C-sharp minor
n. 2 in D-flat major

Franz Liszt
Études d’exécution transcendante n. 11 “Harmonies du Soir” S. 139 n. 11

Maurice Ravel
Gaspard de la Nuit
I. Ondine
II. Le Gibet
III. Scarbo

Waiting for the CD+DVD box set, you can listen to Takahiro Yoshikawa on Limenmusic Web TV.

Takahiro Yoshikawa in concert

Takahiro Yoshikawa plays Stravinsky – Ravel

Takahiro Yoshikawa plays Liszt – Wagner

Duo V. Zucchiatti – T. Yoshikawa in concert

Takahiro Yoshikawa plays Chopin


Limenmusic Web Tv updates: Trio Caravaggio in concert

From October 20th, 2010 on Limenmusic Web Tv (Channel 1) you’ll be able to enjoy a concert by Trio Caravaggio, whose members are Paolo Gilardi (pianist), Francesco Cerrato (violinist) and Stefano Cerrato (cellist).

In homage to the great German composer and pianist Ludwing van Beethoven, they will perform for us:

Trio op.70 n. 1 in D Major “Spettri”
Trio op.70 n. 2 in E Flat Major
Trio WoO in B Flat Major

For a trailer of the concert, please click here.