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Pianist Louise Bessette: a French movie and a new recording
September 24, 2010 - Mères et filles (Hidden Diary) by the French film director Julie Lopes Curval, is now in Montreal. Don't miss this wonderful movie acclaimed by the international film review, and featuring Catherine Deneuve, Marie-Josée Croze and Marina Hands. You will hear pianist Louise Bessette performing works by Charles-Valentin Alkan (also with cellist Yegor Dyachkov) and by Edvard Grieg. At Cinéma Parallèle, 3536 Saint-Laurent blvd, Montreal.
New recording release on Analekta label
An exhilarating and elegant concert pianist, Louise Bessette stands out as one of the preeminent performers of music from our times. After having devoted her previous recording to Olivier Messiaen, pianist Louise Bessette takes on a totally different musical journey, with a program of Spanish works by Albeniz, Evangelista, Lecuona, Marco, Mompou and Turina. Release date: October 5, 2010
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