CALMNESS AND FRENZY
H J Lim plays at Wigmore Hall,
and BILL NEWMAN passes judgement
Korean pianist H J Lim has attacked London's Concert scene in no uncertain manner. She chose Rachmaninov and Beethoven to launch her London recital on 20 July 2012.
Was the young lady subject to attacks of the heebie-jeebies? She kept tossing her mane of brown hair back, raising her hands, arms and wrists high above her head to bring them down forcibly into contact with the keyboard at the start of Rachmaninov's Etudes Tableau -- both sets Opp 33 and 39, complete...
Copyright © 14 August 2012 Bill Newman,