Ode to Autumn: Chopin in Scotland in 1848
The Edinburgh Society of Musicians has kindly shared with us a link to a short film about Chopin’s visit to Scotland.
Seen through the mind's eye of Jane Stirling, the film presents a story about the brilliant composer Frédéric Chopin visiting Scotland in autumn 1848. It incorporates recorded piano performances of Chopin's music and a cinematic representation of Chopin's journey through Scotland.
Written, Produced and Directed by Alexandra Liao-An Huang
Frédéric Chopin acted by Artūrs Kokins
All performances recorded at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Ledger Recital Room, and the Edinburgh Society of Musicians at 3 Belford Road
Click here to view the film