Scottish Chamber Orchestra: Leschenko plays Chopin

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Scottish Chamber Orchestra: Leschenko plays Chopin

Russian pianist Polina Leschenko is just 29 years old, but has played with big name international orchestras throughout the world, including as soloist with the Leningrad Symphony Orchestra at the tender age of eight. Expect fluent, delicate playing with plenty of character too.

City Halls, Glasgow, Fri 12 Feb; Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, Sat 13 Feb.

Scottish Chamber Orchestra: Leschenko plays Chopin

Russian pianist Polina Leschenko performs Chopin's enchanting 'Piano Concerto in F minor', along with the music of two of his contemporaries: a rare performance of Clara Schumann's 'Romance in A minor', and Mendelssohn's 'Symphony No 3 ('Scottish')', inspired by his 1829 visit to Scotland, the same year as Chopin began…

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1. Dr. Wilfred Arnold17 Feb 2011, 4:54pm Report

“Chopin’s illness” 12 minutes
http://cas.umkc.edu/Chemistry/kcacs/Chopin%20illness%20and%20heart/index.html

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