Träumerei (Kinderszenen, op. 15) -- Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
Live at Festival International d'Echternach (Luxembourg) • 7 July 1979 • A Film by Claude Chabrol
This DVD presents the breathtaking recital given by Cyprien Katsaris, aged 28, on 7 July 1979 at the Echternach International Festival in Luxembourg. Katsaris was Artistic Director of the Festival from 1977 to 2007. Filmed by the eminent French director Claude Chabrol, Cyprien beguiled his audience with an eclectic programme bringing together works as diverse as Schumann's Scenes from Childhood, Schubert's Ave Maria arranged by Liszt, the Funeral Prelude and March of Liszt himself and Messiaen's Regard de l'Église d'Amour.