Rafal Blechacz Message

Rafal Blechacz

“For me the most important is to be natural, in life and also in playing the piano. Then the interpretation is authentic…”(Rafał Blechacz, in Hamburg, October 2009)

“…a musician in service to the music, searching its depths, exploring its meaning and probing its possibilities…” (Washington Post, March 2010)

"...His beautifully balanced rubati, extract melodic phrases with a restrained magic and plunge us into the 'sweet abyss' (Heine) that makes Chopin's art so compelling". (The jury of the "Preis der Deutschen Schallplattenkritik: Prize of the German Record Critics 2010")

(About the album "Debussy Szymanowski"), "This is an unforgettable disc from one of the pianistic giants of our time".(Hugh Canning, The Times of London, March 2012)