Monday, August 10, 2009


Pianist: Cedric Tiberghien in recital
Mon 10 Aug, 2009, South Melbourne Town Hall,
Organised by: ANAM Aus National Academy of Music

Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) Klavierstucke, Op. 76 (28')

Capriccio in F# minor
Capricio in B minor (Favourite)
Intermezzo in Ab major
Intermezzo in Bb Major
Capriccio in C# minor
Intermezzo in A Major
Intermezzo in A minor
Capriccio in C Major

Bela Bartok (1881-1845) Suite, Out of Doors (15')

Sippal, dobbal (with drums & pipes)
Musettes (Bagpipes)
Az ejszaka zeneje (night music) (imitation of the night atmosphere seems most intriguing)
Hajsza (The chase) (BRAVO! BRAVO! BRAVO!!)

Bela Bartok Three Songs from teh District of Csik (4')

Bela Bartok Six Bulgarian Dances (from Mikrokosmos) (9')

Bela Bartok Six Romanian Folk Dances (5')

Johannes Brahms Ten Hungarian Dances, WoO1 (27')

The best Bela Bartok & Johannes Brahms piano recital I have heard/seen so far. (Referring to live performance; omit CD & radio music).

Finally, I have the opportunity to listen to someone play these pieces like the way I heard it from the radio 10 yrs ago. :) I love it.