JOËL RIGAL - Chopin - Etude in F minor N°1 : Joël Rigal performs the Etude in F minor N°1 from "Trois nouvelles études" by Chopin composed in 1839 for "La Méthode des Méthodes de Moscheles et Fétis" on a concert grand built by ERARD in 1843, entirely restored (strings, hammers, pin block...) and tuned almost a semitone lower than A 440.This Etude was meant for practising hand independence (3 against 4) as well as long Chopinian phrasings.
JOËL RIGAL - Chopin - Nocturne in F minor Op.55 N°1 : Joël Rigal performs the Nocturne in F minor Op.55 N°1 by Chopin (composed in1843) on a concert grand built by ERARD the same year (number 16094). The piano is entirely restored (strings, hammers, pins, pin block...) and tuned almost a semitone lower than A 440.
JOËL RIGAL - Schubert - Impromptu in A Flat Major D 935 : Joël Rigal performs Schubert’s Impromptu in A Flat Major D 935 (Op. Post. 142) N°2 (composed in 1827) on a Neupert fortepiano, a reproduction of a Ludwig DULCKEN instrument (built circa 1815 in München) with light Viennese action, 3 pedals (forte, una corda, moderator "sordina") and a compass of 6 octaves.
CatégorieMusique & Audio
Directed by Anne Murat
Recorded on 2012 June 29th at Clermont-Ferrand Conservatory,
VIDEO : Shooting with 2 Sony HD cameras
SOUND : recorded with an AKG 414 stereo couple
MIXING by Tamara Demicheli