About this Event
Alliance Francaise Auckland is proud to present a French Inspired Piano Recital with French Pianist Maxime Zecchini
French pianist Maxime Zecchini appears in St Matthew-in-the-City making his Auckland debut. A specialist in left-hand repertoire, Zecchini has recorded the first 10-volume anthology of repertoire for the left-hand. In this concert he will perform a program that shows all the possibilities of the left-hand, from French classical masterpieces to film music.
MUSICAL JOURNEY FROM MOZART'S PIANO TO MUSICALS OF OUR DAYS:
- Mozart: Fantasy in D minor
- Verdi: Miserere from the Opera "Le Trouvère"
- Chopin: Nocturne Op. 9 No. 1
- Liszt: Adele's Waltz
- Debussy: Moonlight
- Justin Hurwitz: Sequel on LaLaLand
- Leonard Bernstein: West Side Story
- Michel Legrand: The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
- Various composers: Succession of very famous French songs (Charles Aznavour, Edith Piaf, Jacques Brel...)
- and some surprises.... !
More about Maxime Zecchini:
Maxime Zecchini is the first French pianist to receive a degree from the prestigious "Incontri col Maestro Academy" in Imola (Italy), he is winner of the international competition in Arcachon, First Prize by unanimous decision of competition of Forum de Normandie, he was awarded the Cziffra Foundation Prize and the Ragusa-Ibla competition.
He won the First Prize by unanimous decision at the international competition at Varenna-Lake Como.
He has played in the numerous festivals in particular la Seine Musicale, Châtelet's Theater, the Beijing's Opera, Shanghai's Opera, Tchaïkovsky's Conservatory in Moscow, Kiev's Philharmonie, Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra, Johannesburg Orchestra Philharmonic, Cuenca Orchestra Philharmonic and many more.
Door Sales from 6:30PM if tickets are available. Bookings are required to secure your spot. Limited availability.
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
St Matthew-in-the-City, 132 Hobson Street, Auckland, New Zealand
NZD 25.00 to NZD 50.00