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Pictures from Japan…

Few days ago the talented and renowned pianist Takahiro Yoshikawa, has returned in Italy, after a series of concerts in his homeland, the Japan.
In all the concert, he obtained a great success from the audience for his reliable and intensive executions.


In the first concert, held in Osaka on January 22nd at Izumi Hall, he has performed with the Kansai Philarmonic Orchestra, conducted by Sachio Fujioka, in Rachmaninov’s “Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini”, Op. 43.

In the second concert held in Shanghai on January 29th, 2011 at The Glamour Bar – Shanghai’s Sexiest Bar, Takahiro Yoshikawa proposed to the audience pieces by Chopin, Nocturne No. 8 in D-flat major Op. 27-2 and Polonaise No. 6 in A-flat major Op. 53 “Heroic”, and by Liszt, Consolation No. 3 in D-flat major S. 172-3 and Mephisto Waltz No. 1 S. 514.
Moreover he performed Ravel’s Gaspard de la Nuit,  that will be part of his next album, entirely dedicated to the night and available from spring 2011.
For more info about the album, CD+DVD box set, please click here


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