Endless expanses, deep oceans, wild waters: on her new CD, pianist Lydia Maria Bader embarks on a spectacular journey of discovery into the mysterious depths of the maritime repertoire. The treasures
she unearthed – among them some hitherto completely unknown works – will make you prick up your ears!
Let Ernest Bloch, Edward MacDowell, Gustave Samazeuilh, Anton Rubinstein, Zhu Gongyi and Frank Bridge take you to the exciting world of oceans and seafaring.
BBC Music Magazine
Concert pianist Lydia Maria Bader infuses a breath of fresh air into the classical music world with her novel approach to concerts, that blends exquisite piano performances with dynamic storytelling.
With her internationally-praised CD "Chinese Dreams", which was nominated in two categories for the OPUS KLASSIK, Lydia is Europe’s leading expert on Chinese piano music.
She is a discoverer of musical treasures with a deep fascination for foreign cultures, who passionately introduces her audiences to composers and music off the beaten track.
Additionally, she brings new perspectives to bear on beloved classics, by casting canonical composers in a different light and sharing aspects of their stories that are rarely told.