Jardins sous la pluie
Reflets dans l'eau
Et la lune descend sur le temple qui fut
La terrasse des audiences du clair de lune
Une barque sur l'océan from Miroirs (Maurice Ravel)
II. Mouvement de menuet
HERITAGE CONCERT SERIES
PASCAL ROGÉ & AMI ROGÉ
15 Jul 2019
Pascal and Ami Rogé have appeared at prestigious festivals and concert halls including New York's Carnegie Hall, London's Kings Place, The Sage Gateshead, Sydney Opera House, the Hong Kong Joy of Music Festival, the Singapore International Piano Festival, the Australian Festival of Chamber Music, the Beijing International Piano Festival, the Canberra International Music Festival, the Incontri in Terra di Sienna in Tuscany, the Lofoten International Chamber Music Festival, on tour in New Zealand, and various British festivals in Petworth, Salisbury, Thaxted, Buxton, Leeds, and Bradfield. They have been broadcast live for the Radio France and for BBC Radio 3.
They have made growing number of orchestral appearances together playing Poulenc's Concerto for Two Pianos, Mendelssohn's Concerto for Two Pianos in E Major, Mozart's Concerto for Two Pianos K.365, and Carnival of the Animals, with the Shanghai Symphony, the Hong Kong Sinfonietta, Het Genders Orkest, the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Orquesta Flamonica de la UNAM Mexico City, the Orchestra National de France. They have also premiered at newly-commissioned Concerto for Two Pianos by Matthew Hindson with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra conducted by Vladmir Ashkenazy.
Pascal and Ami recorded Wedding Cake, a CD of French repertoire for four-hands and two-pianos, as well as Ami Suite, a new work written for them by composer Paul Chihara released on Onyx Rogé Edition. Their second disc for Onyx, Pascal & Ami Rogé play Debussy & Ravel, was described by Télérama as "Beautiful, seductive, consummate playing."
Their last disc, Music for Two Pianos and Percussion, which includes Bartok's Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion, Ravel Bolero, and Matthew Hindson's Pulse Magnet, has received 5-stars on Sinfini Music: "this recording is remarkable....with all the rhythmic dynamism, the music's dark grandeur and dramatic sweep come across superbly".
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Balinese Ceremonial Music
Ma mère l'Oye
Pavane de la Belle au bois dormant
Laideronnette, impératrice des pagodes
Les entretiens de la belle et de la bête
Le jardin féerique
I. De l'aube a midi sur la mer
II. Jeux de Vagues
III. Dialogue du Vent et de la Mer