234th Season

Frederic Kempf

Piano

English pianist Frederic Kempf (Russian music lovers call its affectionately Freddi or even Fedya), favorite of Moscow public. Its concerts always of dolgozhdanny. Such limitless, simply mega-love in our public was once to the pianist of another generation - to American To vanu To klibernu (and precisely after the international competition of im.Chaykovskogo). Freddi Kempf we so adore in Moscow what in time to forget about its nationality on the passport, because it plays "as Russian", what is equivalent - it is very musical, it is thin, it is deep on the thought, vividly on the interpretation, and the main thing is very sincerely.
The connection of Kempf with Russia - this even and lessons with one well-known Russian teacher, and also Russian wife - loyal companion of young pianist. Freddi Kempf - pianist- romantic with the nedyuzhimi virtuoso abilities, which whip with the triple energy in the rabid passages and sincere of lyric poetries in the melodious retreats of composer thought. It - the daring hero of our time!
After the appearance in 1998 at THE XI international competition of the name Of p.I.Chaykovskogo it conquered not only bronze medal, but also hearts of Russian listeners. Even at the competition American pianist deniyel Pollack compared him with the the young Gorovitsem, and Nikolai Petrov noted: "Frederic kempf - musician thin, capable of proposing his reading of the usable work... It became immediately clear that such the true gift is God ". With music F. kempf began to be occupied in four years, and into 8 years Frederic gave his first concert, after playing with the London royal orchestra "philharmonic society" Mozart‘s concert. However, besides fortepiano it was occupied by violin, guitar and flute. Reputation at the pianist arrived in 1992, after victory at the yearly competition the BBC, and the successful appearance at the competition of the name Of p.I.Chaykovskogo in Moscow became for 20-year Kempfa the beginning of international acknowledgement. But in 2001 it was named by the best young executor of classical music in Great Britain. Today Frederic kempf‘s appearances are passed with the great success to many countries of peace.
It - welcome guest in Japan. The solo concert of pianist in Suntory Hall, who was taking place himself within the framework of tour through Japan, was transmitted on the national radio and the television. Besides the solo career, Frederic kempf is passionately devoted to chamber music and each season gives 20-25 concerts with "the Kempf- trio".

Mariinsky Theatre:
1 Theatre Square
St. Petersburg
Mariinsky-2 (New Theatre):
34 Dekabristov Street
St. Petersburg
Mariinsky Concert Hall:
20 Pisareva street
St. Petersburg
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