8 January 2015
« Khatia Buniatishvili wows at Abu Dhabi Classics »
« Piano recitals are often intimate and emotionally resonant performances.
Some, however, seem designed to showcase a pianist's technical virtuosity.
Where the French-South Korean Lydie Solomon focused on the former with her delightfully sensitive rendering of Chopin pieces at Al Manarat Saadiayat last October, Georgian Khatia Buniatishvili's maiden Abu Dhabi visit to the venue on Wednesday resulted in a scenario that was firmly placed in the latter. »
Video of extracts of Lydie Solomon's concert: