Denis Matsuev
Music / Jazz | Russia
7, 9 Mar 2019
Denis Matsuev
Music / Jazz | Russia
7, 9 Mar 2019
Denis Matsuev
Music / Jazz | Russia
7, 9 Mar 2019

Denis Matsuev

Russian piano titan Denis Matsuev returns to the Festival to show different facets of his artistry – an all-Tchaikovsky recital as well as a dazzling jazz concert with his seven-piece band.
Russian piano titan Denis Matsuev returns to the Festival to show different facets of his artistry – an all-Tchaikovsky recital as well as a dazzling jazz concert with his seven-piece band.
Recitalist and jazz pianist: a multi-faceted Russian virtuoso

“Controlled, dreamy and dazzling” South China Morning Post, on Denis Matsuev with State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia at HKAF 2018
“Athletic virtuosity and steely power” The New York Times

After the rapturous reception for his 2018 HKAF performances, Russian piano titan Denis Matsuev returns to the Festival to show different facets of his artistry. The recitalist performs in an intimate, all-Tchaikovsky programme, a platform for his towering virtuosity, keen lyricism and grasp of tone colours. Then, Matsuev takes the stage again in a jazz concert, displaying dazzling technique and electrifying improvisations with his seven-piece band. Two concerts for all kinds of music lovers!

Mar 7, HK City Hall
Denis Matsuev Piano Recital

Mar 9, HK Cultural Centre
Matsuev and Friends Play Jazz
Mar 7
Tchaikovsky
The Seasons, Op 37a

Tchaikovsky
Meditation, Op 72, No 5

Tchaikovsky
Piano Sonata in G Major, Op 37, “Grand Sonata”
Introduction
Recitalist and jazz pianist: a multi-faceted Russian virtuoso

“Controlled, dreamy and dazzling” South China Morning Post, on Denis Matsuev with State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia at HKAF 2018
“Athletic virtuosity and steely power” The New York Times

After the rapturous reception for his 2018 HKAF performances, Russian piano titan Denis Matsuev returns to the Festival to show different facets of his artistry. The recitalist performs in an intimate, all-Tchaikovsky programme, a platform for his towering virtuosity, keen lyricism and grasp of tone colours. Then, Matsuev takes the stage again in a jazz concert, displaying dazzling technique and electrifying improvisations with his seven-piece band. Two concerts for all kinds of music lovers!

Mar 7, HK City Hall
Denis Matsuev Piano Recital

Mar 9, HK Cultural Centre
Matsuev and Friends Play Jazz
Programme
Mar 7
Tchaikovsky
The Seasons, Op 37a

Tchaikovsky
Meditation, Op 72, No 5

Tchaikovsky
Piano Sonata in G Major, Op 37, “Grand Sonata”