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‘Towards the Flame: Scriabin’s Mystical Piano Music’ Podcast

May 7, 2009

7 May – Towards the Flame: Scriabin’s Mystical Piano Music Podcast  
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Xiayin Wang is establishing herself as one of the ‘must watch’ pianists of the young generation. With a new CD of the music of Alexander Scriabin, and a recital at Alice Tully Hall in New York, there is plenty to pay attention to. This Naxos Classical Music Spotlight podcast includes highlights from her new CD, and an interview with Ms. Wang.

8.570412 SCRIABIN Piano Music—Poemes, Waltzes, Dances

Numbered among the musical elect of her generation, the multi-award-winning Xiayin Wang presents a recital of piano music that virtually spans Scriabin’s career. The mysterious impressionism of Vers la flamme (Towards the Flame) builds to an exhilarating intensity that is matched by the two contrasting Poems. From his early Waltzes and Polonaise, with their echoes of Chopin, via the rhapsodic abandon of the Fantaisie, to the Two Dances, composed shortly before his death, these works chart an almost mystical trajectory through the composer’s life.


Xiayin Wang May Concerts
Friday 8 May 2009 Dorothy Young Center for the Arts
Madison, NJ
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Monday 18 May 2009 Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center
New York, NY
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Sunday 31 May 2009 Barnes & Noble, Lincoln Center appearance
New York, NY
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Xiayin Wang Biography & Discography

Alexander Scriabin Biography & Discography

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