Saturday, 2 December 2017
Piers Lane at the 2017 Wallace National Piano Competition

Pianist Piers Lane

Pianist Piers Lane Photo: Keith Saunders

Australian pianist, Piers Lane is a frequent visitor to New Zealand. In July 2017 he was here to adjudicate the 3rd Wallace National Piano Competition.

At the opening ceremony for the competition, he gave a shortish all-Chopin recital:

Impromptu No 1 in Ab Op 29
Fantasy in F minor Op 49
Mazurka in A minor Op 17/4
Polonaise in F# minor Op 44
Two Nocturnes Op 62
Barcarolle Op 60
Nocturne in Db Op 27/2

Produced and presented for RNZ Concert by Tim Dodd