Pianist David Fray Makes Bach Swing

Pianist David Fray was named "Newcomer of the Year 2008" by BBC Music Magazine.(Photo: Publicity Photo)
Pianist David Fray was named "Newcomer of the Year 2008" by BBC Music Magazine.(Photo: Publicity Photo)

French-born pianist David Fray is a relative newcomer to the classical music scene, but apparently has caught the attention of many music lovers in the span of a few years.

The BBC’s Music Magazine named Fray 2008 Newcomer of the Year and the German Recording Academy awarded him a 2009 Echo Klassik for his “swinging” interpretation of Bach’s keyboard concertos.

Watch videos of him discuss some of his ideas on the music he plays:

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