Fazioli Piano Festival: recital by Aleksandra Swigut

23/09/2022 at 15:30 in Sala Zelioli Lanzini (Fazioli)

Program

Fryderyk Chopin - Barkarola F sharp major op. 60
F. Liszt - Liebestraum nr 3
F. Liszt/F. Schubert - Gretchen am Spinnrade
Fryderyk Chopin - Sonata b flat minor op. 35
Fryderyk Chopin - Variations op. 2 on La ci darem la man

 

Aleksandra Swigut

Aleksandra Świgut, pianist, a graduate and teacher of the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw, a prize-winner of the 1st International Chopin Competition on Period Instruments in Warsaw (2018). She is represented by the Ludvig van Beethoven Association under the patronage of Elżbieta Penderecka.

Her wide experience with historical and modern instruments and different performance practices makes her interpretations unique. Historical piano performance plays an important role in her musical education and practice.

She studied at the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw, Katowice Music Academy and Guildhall School of Music in London. She holds a doctorate from Gdańsk Music Academy on “Historical Piano Performance contra Twentieth-century Performance Practice”. She gained experience on historical piano and harpsichord.

Semi-finalist of the International Artur Rubinstein Piano Competition in Tel Aviv and the participant of the XVIII International Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw. She has won many prizes in piano competitions, including in Ettlingen, Enschede and New Orleans and at the Polish Chopin Competition in Warsaw. She has appeared at festivals in Nohant, Paris and Duszniki-Zdrój, as well as the Beethoven Easter Festival and ‘Chopin and his Europe’.

 

 

Organization: Fazioli & CremonaFiere

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