Shades of Night

Pianist Alexander Merpaw interprets piano works by Chopin (Nocturne Op 48-1, Scherzo Op 39, Mazurka Op 59-1 ) and Ravel (Gaspard de la Nuit), exploring “night time terrors” and their antidote, in works that variously sooth and agitate.


Frédéric Chopin:
Étude in C Major, Op. 10 No. 1
Étude in E Minor, Op. 25 No. 5
Mazurka in A Minor, Op. 59 No. 1
Nocturne in C Minor, Op. 48 No. 1
Scherzo in C-sharp Minor, Op. 39

Maurice Ravel:
Gaspard de la Nuit, M. 55