Lucas is mobbed at the Mariinsky

Lucas is mobbed at the Mariinsky


norman lebrecht

July 20, 2015

The French pianist Lucas Debargue, the Moscow audience favourite at the Tchaikovsky finals, received ‘a storm of applause’ on his St Petersburg debut, with a recital of Beethoven, Medtner and Ravel. After five encores, he ended with a jazz improvisation.

Report here (in Russian).

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  • Jeffrey Biegel says:

    Congratulations, Lucas! Being different and being admired by the public will fare him very well perhaps. Wish him great success in bringing his musical gifts to many! I look forward to his recordings as well.

  • Neven P says:

    He got the new suit, too!