fireworks by claude debussy
The last of twenty-four preludes by Claude Debussy, Feux d’artifice (fireworks) finishes this magnificent cycle with a festive display of fireworks, both as a musical image and as a pianistic challenge...(read more)
five star pianist magazine album review
"...Crystalline playing...consummate musician..."
We find ourselves in October, which seems like a perfect time to listen to pianist Caroline Oltmanns’ new album appropriately titled Ghosts. Oltmanns (an International Steinway Artist) is fast becoming a star in the piano world, which is heavily evident in her refined, crystalline playing and charismatic persona. Ghosts, her sixth solo album on the Filia Mundi label, is comprised of particularly misty works by Schumann, Chopin, Brahms, and James Wilding...
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living the classical life
Living the Classical Life is an ongoing series of filmed interviews
and intimate, one-of-a-kind performances hosted by pianist Zsolt Bognár.