Hisako Kawamura – Hisako Kawamura plays Chopin (2020)
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Born in Nishinomiya (Japan), moved to Düsseldorf (Germany) with her family at the age of 5, where she started to study piano under Kyoko Sawano. There are two mentors in Kawamura’s musical education: Malgorzata Bator-Schreiber in Göttingen who built her up musically and artistically, and Prof. Vladimir Krainev at the Hannover University of Music and Drama who developed her further to an artistic personality. After numerous outstanding successes at renowned international piano competitions, Kawamura’s international concert career began. She won the first prizes at the Concours Clara Haskil in Vevey, the A. Casagrande International Piano Competition in Terni, the G.B. Viotti International Music Competition in Vercelli and the European Chopin Competition in Darmstadt, she became laureate at the Concours Géza Anda in Zurich, the ARD International Music Competition in Munich and the Queen Elisabeth International Music Competition in Brussels.


01. Variations Brillante in B-flat Major, Op.12
02. Nocturne No.3 in B Major, Op.9, No.3
03. Nocturne No.20 in C-sharp Minor Op.Post.,”Lento con gran espressione”
04. Ballade No.3 in A-flat Major, Op.47
05. Impromptu No.2 in F-sharp Major, Op.36
06. Grande Valse Brillante in A-flat Major, Op.34, No.1
07. Nocturne No.7 in C-sharp Minor, Op.27, No.1
08. Nocturne No.8 in D-flat Major, Op.27, No.2
09. Barcarolle in F-sharp Major, Op.60
10. Andante spianato and Grande Polonaise Brillante in E-flat Major, Op.22