CHOPIN: Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 11; No. 2 in F Minor, Op. 21 – Sa Chen, Piano/ Gulbenkian Orchestra/ Lawrence Foster – PentaTone

May 28, 2010
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CHOPIN: Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 11; No. 2 in F Minor, Op. 21 – Sa Chen, Piano/ Gulbenkian Orchestra/ Lawrence Foster – PentaTone Multichannel SACD PTC5186341, 72:55 (+ DVD) (Distr. by Naxos) ****:
A native from Chongqing, China, Chen Sa had established herself as a world-class pianist in the recent decade. Ms. Chen caught the world’s attention when she won the Crystal Prize at the 12th Van Cliburn Piano Competition in 2005, before which was a prize-winner at the Leeds Competition (…

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