Definitely, the musical season holds very good surprises for us. This concert was nothing less than charged with electricity. The Orchestra de Paris showed the extent of the genius of Bartók, of the twilight slow movement of the concerto in the rhythmic and hallucinated pages - not to say incredible - played by the orchestra in an irreproachable unit. The disconcerting virtuosity of the Korean pianist Kun Woo Paik leaves me speechless.
Thursday, February 23, 2006
"Concert...charged with electricity..."
French blogger Laurent found much to like about PJ's concert with the Orchestre de Paris! Here's an English translation of his original post: