Ashley Fripp (PIANO)

Ashley Fripp:  J. S. Bach, Adès & Chopin - WHR053Willowhayne Records presents an album of virtuoso piano music album which shows every facet of Leeds Piano Competition 2016 semi-finalist Ashley Fripp's astounding playing. Included in the programme is Thomas Adès Concert Paraphrase on Powder Her Face, the only available recording apart from the composer's own.

"Ashley Fripp is a genuine virtuoso, an astoundingly brilliant and masterly pianist, and his total grasp of the music is a joy to hear.” - Thomas Adès

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Johann Sebastian Bach:  English Suite No.2 in A minor, BWV807
Thomas Adès:  Concert Paraphrase on Powder Her Face
Frédéric Chopin:  Berceuse in D flat major, Op.57; Barcarolle in F sharp major, Op.60; Andante Spianato et Grande Polonaise Brillante, Op.22

WHR053     Digital Booklet (PDF)

Recording Details

Recorded: 16th-18th December 2017, Turner Sims Concert Hall, University of Southampton, UK
Booklet design:  Hannah Whale, Fruition Creative Concepts
Photography:  Kaupo Kikass
Piano:  Steinway Model D
Recording Engineering:  Mark Hartt-Palmer & John Balsdon
Recording Producers: John Balsdon & Mark Hartt-Palmer
Release Date: July 2018
Total Duration: 64:45