“It was easy to see why his interpretation is considered definitive”

May 05 2016

“The Ottawa Citizen” goes on to say of Jean-Yves’s performance of Saint-Saëns’s Piano Concerto No. 5, “Thibaudet’s dazzling virtuosity and showmanship is always supported by consummate taste and a beautiful, crystalline French sound. The second movement, with its Arabian Nights flourishes and desert-queen romance, presented a masterclass in colour, langorous phrasing, and control.”