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Ewa Pobłocka recording of Das Wohltemperierte Klavier I - National Fryderyk Chopin Institute

Grammophone Magazine Recording of the Month JS Bach Das Wohltemperirte Clavier, Book 1 Ewa Pobłockapf  (Fryderyk Chopin Institute NIFCCD 062-063)  Ewa Pobłocka may not be among the most familiar names, but this is simply wonderful Bach-playing, by turns effervescent and consoling, musically imaginative and pianistically resourceful. Click to Read the review I would wish to endorse and congratulate Ewa Pobłocka onthis proud award. I agree with many of the above reviewer's comments (do read it) and encourage you to add this superb account to your music collection. The present recording has been superbly engineered the the outstanding sound man Lech Dudzik and Gabriela Blicharz on a glorious JapaneseShigeru Kawai SK-EX. I would also wish to remind readers of the remarkable birthday recital Ewa Pobłocka gave on 22 November 2017 at the Filharmonia in Warsaw. I re-post this as I was fortunate enough to be able to attend this magnificent live recital of Das Wohltemperirte Klavier, Book 1and …

Fryderyk Chopin's Birthday - 1 March 1810 - Wszystkiego najlepszego Frycek! (Happy Birthday Fryderyk!)

For a fascinating detailed examination in English of the originally disputed date of his birth