About the Event
Explore the beauty of piano music at Philharmonie Berlin in Berlin, where masterworks from Chopin come to life in this incredible performance.
The pianist, solo and chamber musician Mogilevsky convinces with individual interpretation of classical pieces as well as his emotional and captivating concert performances. Celebrated by the press as a stunning, congenial virtuoso and Liszt successor, he repeatedly presents exciting arrangements of his own.
The pianist devotes an entire evening to the pieces of Frédéric Chopin, presenting a variety of brilliant waltzes, nocturnes and polonaises.
His concert programs clearly stand out due to their fresh impetus and the absence of fixed patterns. They always reflect interesting concepts and ideas. Always on the lookout for high‐level rarities, Mogilevsky not only plays the typical standard classical repertoire, but also brings unknown works by great composers to new life.
Vladimir Mogilevsky was born in Moscow, his talent nurtured early, so that at the age of 8 he was already performing pieces at renowned festivals. Mogilevsky completed his studies at the Gnessin Academy of Music with highest honors as a concert pianist. Vladimir Mogilevsky has lived in Germany since 1995.
The pianist devotes an entire evening to works by Frédéric Chopin and presents a host of brilliant waltzes, nocturnes and polonaises.
Frederic Chopin was a Polish composer and pianist of the Romantic area early 19th century. He wrote primarily piano solos but also piano concerts, chamber pieces and songs set to Polish lyrics. He is well‐known as a poetic genius without competition of his generation. In fact, he created the concept of instrumental ballade and his performances were noted for their sensitivity and fine distinction. He spent most of his life in Paris, where he performed for the intimate atmospheres of salons. For most of his life, he suffered poor health. As a result, he died quite young at the age of 39, probably of tuberculosis.
- Frederic Chopin – Selected Works for Piano