Piano Unveiled is not an ordinary concert.. It is unconventional, personal and experienced like a journey into my musical world.”

Passionate about her art and willing to communicate more with her audience, Irina Lankova started her narrated concerts Piano Unveiled in 2016.

By making historical links and parallels with other forms of art, Irina Lankova makes the classical concert more relaxed, more accessible and interesting for various audiences.

How to listen to classical music?

What do I like about Rachmaninov?

What is so fascinating about Polyphony?

What do you mean by German Romantics?

Is there a so-called Russian Soul?

Where is the freedom of the interpreter?

What is the link between Beethoven and his era?

Are there any parallels between the Impressionists paintings and music?

The styles, the forms, the elements, the know-how.. and how all this knowledge can enhance your listening?


INTERPRETATION

Each interpreter aims to reveal the composer's musical idea. But why the interpretations are so different?

 

The most beautiful pages of classical music for piano, enriched by personal explanations of the pianist.

You can watch few excerpts on Youtube:

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLa607_vlm3KXrGHYFEtzX8ZZpb-c6Va42

 

 

ELEMENTS

Different voices in piano music and how do we listen and play them.

 

MUSICAL IMPRESSIONISM

What is so fascinating about the French impressionists?

 

GERMAN ROMANTICISM

Franz Schubert and the beginning of the new era of feelings and individuality. 'Auf dem Wasser zu singen' Text by Friedrich Leopold de Stolberg

 

THE RUSSIAN SOUL

Why does the music of Sergei Rachmaninov and other Russian composers have such a powerful emotional impact?

 
 

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