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#01 Marco Fatichenti
'Feux d'artifice'

Watch Marco Fatichenti playing Debussy's 'Feux d'artefice'. The video was filmed in a deserted school hall in Berkshire just before his mammoth 'Petrushka' recording sessions.

9k views #classical #piano #fotwx

#02 Cédric Tiberghien
'Folk Dance'

Cedric Tiberghien plays a Bartok Folk Dance. The film was a taken from footage with the red recording-light on for Hyperion Records in South London.

9k views #classical #piano #hyperion #fotw

#03 Steven Isserlis
'Fall of the Leaf'

Steven takes a few minutes to reconnect after an intense 13-hour orchestral recording day. The video was filmed in London's Henry Wood Hall.

9k views #classical #cello #hyperion #fotw

#04 Alina Ibragimova & Cédric Tiberghien
'Sonata'

Watch violinist Ibragimova and pianist Tibergien's playful Mozart Sonata. A light night pre-recording rehearsal, the video was shot in the leafy Monmouth valley in Wales.

52k views #classical #chamber #hyperion #fotw

#05 Takács Quartet
'Piano Quintet'

The Takacs Quartet are joined by Marc Andre Hamelin for Franck's 'Piano Quintet'. This intense moment was mid-recording as they experimented with and crafted the musical climax.

28k views #classical #chamber #hyperion #fotw

#06 The Choir of Clare College
'Aurora Lucis Rutilat'

Watch The Choir of Clare College recording 'Aurora Lucis Rutilat' by Lassus. The film was shot during a recording session with John Rutter for Harmonia Mundi USA.

9k views #classical #vocal #fotw #hmusa

#07 Emmanuel Despax
'Dante Sonata'

Watch Emmanuel Despex in intense concentration as a 3-minute film excerpt turns into a 20-minute epic. The video was filmed while preparing for a concert at the Menuhin School in South East England.

14k views #classical #piano #fazioli #fotwx

#08 Francoise-Green Duo
'Fantasie'

Watch Robin Green and Antoine Francoise connect their minds with Schumann's Fantasie for 4 hands. Their Fly on the Wall film was shot during recording sessions at St. John's Smith Square in Central London.

9k views #classical #piano #fotwx

#09 Federico Colli
'Marche'

Leeds Prize-winner Federico Colli plays Gounod's 'Marche' during a late night practice session. The video was filmed in central London at a piano showroom on Edgeware Road.

<10k views #classical #piano #fazioli #fotwx

#10 Marc-André Hamelin
'Gershwin'

Watch Marc-André having fun with Gershwin's 'Lisa' for Fly on the Wall. The film was taken while relaxing at the end of his Hyperion Records album sessions in South Wales.

28k views #classical #piano #hyperion #fotw

#11 Alban Gerhardt
'Rostropovich'

Alban Gerhardt plays Rostropovich's showpiece for Fly on the Wall. The video was filmed during Alban's recording sessions in the Monmouth countryside, South Wales.

69k views #classical #cello #hyperion #fotw

#12 Boris Giltburg
'Suggestion Diabolique'

Israeli pianist Boris Giltburg plays Prokofiev's fiendish 'Suggestion Diabolique'. The video was taken from a late night concert run-through in a Maida Vale practice room, London.

58k views #classical #piano #fazioli #fotw #intermusica

#13 Nikolai Demidenko
'Fairy Tale'

Watch piano-legend Nikolai Demidenko experiencing the sound of an astounding new Fazioli piano in London. We captured this private moment with the instrument after closing in the Jaques Samuels Piano showroom.

9k views #classical #piano #fazioli #fotw #imgartists

#14 Daniel Petrica Ciobanu
'Die Fledermaus'

Watch Peter during intensive preparations for his life-changing win at the Arthur Rubinstein Piano Competition. The piece - 'Die Fledermaus' is an solo arrangement of music by Strauss.

76k views #classical #piano #fazioli #fotwx

#15 Rosey Chan
'Blues For Ravel'

Watch Rosey revitalise her creativity during a break with an improvised blues. The video was filmed during three days of orchestral sessions at Henry Wood Hall, SE London.

27k views #classical #piano #fotwx

#16 AyseDeniz Gokcin
'Watches'

AyseDeniz Gokcin plays her the final version of her piece 'Watches', based on Coldplay's 'Clocks'. The film was taken during her album sessions in a recording studio in North London.

103k views #classical #piano #fotwx

#17 The Doric Quartet
'Andante un poco moto'

Watch the Doric String Quartet finding synchronising before recording sessions begin. The film was shot in the Norfolk coutryside's Potton Hall.

19k views #classical #chamber #fotw #chandos

#18 Louis Schwizgebel
'Waltz'

During an afternoon visit to try out the evening's piano, Louis Schwizgebel gently settles into the venue and connects with the instrument. The film was shot ahead of his evening concert at the Wigmore Hall.

75k views #classical #piano #fotw #intermusica

#19 Luca Buratto
'Dance of the League of David'

Recent Honens prize-winner Luca Buratto playing a Schumann dance for A Fly on the Wall. The video was recorded at the Nimbus recording studio in Wales.

34k views #classical #piano #hyperion #fotw

#20 Boris Giltburg
'Etude Tableaux'

Boris Giltburg plays his a track from his recent Naxos Rachmaninov album. We filmed him late at night, practicing alone at Jaques Samuels Pianos, central London.

41k views #classical #piano #fazioli #fotw #naxos

#21 Richard Goode
'Molto Moderato'

Watch Richard Goode's personal moment with this Schubert masterpiece. Just hours before his Royal Festival Hall concert we filmed him settling into the hall.

9k views #classical #piano #fotw #intermusica

#22 Lucy Crowe & Liz Watts
'Jerusalem'

Lucy Crowe performs Jerusalem by Couperin with Liz Watts and La Nuova Musica. The recording was in one of the city's oldest churches, in north-west London.

10k views #classical #vocal #fotw #hmusa

#23 Colin Currie & Sam Walton
'Clapping Music'

The famous percussionists takes a break from their Colin Currie Group rehearsals to film Clapping Music for Steve Reich's 80th birthday. We found a quiet spot on the top floor of the South Bank Centre to get creative.

65k views #classical #percussion #fotw #intermusica

#24 Emmanuel Despax
'Prelude'

Watch Emmanuel Despax playing a lightning fast take from his new Chopin album. The film was made in the Wyastone concert hall in the leafy Monmouth district of Wales.

70k views #classical #piano #fazioli #fotw #signum

#25 Costanza Principe
'Moment Musicaux'

Costanza plays this Rachmaninov masterpiece. The film was shot in central London.

9k views #classical #piano #fotwx

#26 Boris Giltburg
'Quartet'

Boris prepares his piano version of Shostakovich's String Quartet the night before his Naxos Recording. We filmed him putting the finishing touches to the piece, late after hours at the Jaquaes Samuel's Fazioli Showroom.

18k views #piano #classical #fazioli #fotw #naxos

#27 David Malusa
'Andante e Polonaise'

David Malusa demonstrates the flagship Kawai piano with this Chopin masterpiece. The film was shot in a piano showroom in central London.

12k views #classical #piano #fazioli #fotwx

#28 La Nuova Musica
'Stabat Mater Dolorosa'

Baroque group La Nuova Musica record the classic Pergolesi track from their new album. The rehearsal was late in the afternoon in a church in Finchley, North London.

9k views #classical #vocal #fotw #hmusa

#29 Tim Mead
'Cantata'

Counter-tenor Tim Mead sings Bach's famous cantata for A Fly on the Wall. The session was during his CD recording at a church in Finchley, North London.

100k views #classical #vocal #fotw #hmusa

#30 Ivan Moshchuk & Aleksey Shadrin
'Vocalise (Rachmaninov)'

Ivan and Aleksey rehearse the classic Rachmaninov for the first set of secret sessions in Detroit. The film was shot in an abandoned film studio.

15k views #classical #piano #fotwx

#31 Colin Currie Group
'Drumming'

Watch the Colin Currie Group play the classic Steve Reich masterpiece. The film was recorded live in recording sessions at the Warehouse Studio's in central London, just off the South Bank,

26k views #classical #percussion #fotw #intermusica

#32 Marco Fatichenti
'Goyesca'

Italian pianist Marco Fatichenti captured in the early evening, playing this passionate & reflective Granados Goyesca. We filmed him in the deserted Wellington College where he teaches in Berkshire.

19k views #classical #piano #fotwx

#33 Vickers-Bovey Duo
'Prelude & Fugue'

Dan and Julian play this classic guitar duo by Castelnuovo-Tedesco. The film was shot in a church just off the bustling Oxford Street in London.

37k views #classical #guitar #fotwx

#34 Margherita Torretta
'Sonata'

Margherita plays a run-through of Scarlatti's fiendish Sonata in her first month in London. We filmed Margherita in a central London practice room.

<10k views #classical #piano #fotwx

#35 Julian Metzger & Marco Fatichenti
'Goyasca (Granados)'

Julian and Marco steal a moment between teaching classes to explore this Granados classic. We filmed their Fly On the Wall the week before their first festival, in a school hall in Berkshire where they rehearse.

<10k views #classical #cello #fotwx

#36 Trio Aventure
'La Forqueray'

Watch Pavel, Elina and Aurelien explore their new group as they prepare to launch on the BBC's 'In-Tune' show. The film was shot in their first and final creative session after two intensive months of concerts apart.

10k views #piano #chamber #classical #fotwx

#37 Boris Giltburg
'Études-tableaux [FULL]'

Boris Giltburg returns to FOTW in an epic all-night session of this complete Rachmaninov cycle. The film was shot in central London.

100k views #piano #classical

#38 Pavel Kolesnikov
'On Chopin's Impromptus [MASTERCLASS]'

Watch Pavel giving an exclusive class to FOTW, sharing his thoughts on and tips for playing Chopin's famous Impromptus.

20k views #classical #piano

#39 Tyler Hay
'Rhapsody In Blue'

Watch Tyler perform Gershwin's jazz-inspired masterpiece. The film was shot in a basement piano workshop late at night in central London.

11k views #classical #piano