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Pianist Florian Noack (Belgium)


"Here and elsewhere, he gets to the heart of this music. The lush piano sound is a joy. His sensitivity of touch and strong sense of rhythm are impressive." For his CD recording of his piano transcriptions and paraphrases of orchestral works by Tchaikovsky, Rimsky-Korsakov and Rachmaninov, the young Belgian pianist Florian Noack was named "Emerging Artist of the Year" by ECHO Klassik. Noack has won numerous prizes at national and international competitions, including the Rachmaninov International Competition, International Robert Schumann Competition and Piano Competition in Cologne. He performs regularly at many festivals in Asia and Europe. In France, he is a regular guest of many festivals including the Chopin Festival, the Festival of Annecy, PROGRAM: SCHUBERT Sonata in A Major D. 664 PROKOFIEV/NOACK Classical Symphony CHOPIN Impromptus 1 & 3, Ballade No. 4, Op. 52 PROKOFIEV Sarcasms Op. 17, 4 Etudes Op. 2. Not suggested for children under 10 years of age.