Janina Fialkowska – Schubert
Lauded by the critics for her first Schubert album in 2013, Janina Fialkowska returns to the Viennese composer’s music with performances of his Four Impromptus, Op. 142, D.935 and the Piano Sonata No. 7 in E flat major, Op. 122, D. 568.
To mark her 65th birthday, in 2016 Janina Fialkowska will embark on a major concert tour that begins begin in Edmonton in March, and which takes her to more than 15 Canadian cities over the course of the year. In addition to this, Ms Fialkowska will also perform in Japan, Germany, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland and the UK as part of her “Birthday Celebration Tour”.
“…her thoughtful virtuosity and Schubert’s poetic spirit merge as one” – Classics Today
Beloved the world over for her exquisite pianism, Janina Fialkowska has enchanted audiences for almost forty years with her glorious lyrical sound, her sterling musicianship and her profound sense of musical integrity. Blending her vast experience with her refreshingly natural approach “Fialkowska has become an artist of rare distinction as well as retaining all the virtuosity of her youth” (La Presse, Montreal).
Label: ATMA Classique
Catalogue Number: ACD22699
Release Date: April 2016