A curious incident happened to pianist Denis Matsuev, who gave a speech in Novosibirsk. Musician played with such an intensity that he broke a piano price 6 million rubles.
The misunderstanding immediately became a sensation - confusion about the written media, the pianist attacked the worshipers, and friends brought down on him a flurry of calls to determine, in good health whether Dennis and what happened to him. Previously artist just kept silent about the incident and published an enthusiastic report about the concert, complaining only that I had to play with a broken finger. About the larger effects of intensity and expression Matsuev did not write a word, but in the end could not resist the hype and revealed that the Adjuster did not lay down the pedal and it fell off during the concert.
"Vladimir Spesivtsev who set up the piano in very extreme conditions, after performances checked that previously rented a pedal and later recorded it wrongly: fixation is felt in the regulation, but not for long. And in consequence, when I came to play "seasons" Tchaikovsky's finest music, I realized that the pedals aren't attached," wrote Matsuev on its own page "Vkontakte".
"Of course, I didn't stop the concert because of this. But in spite of these quite extreme conditions (when the piano at an angle, the pedal is not fixed even with a broken in Tomsk finger), nothing prevented the creation of the original atmosphere," said the pianist. "Don't worry, all in good health, no one was hurt. The piano is also in excellent condition. See how the legendary could be a similar moment for the history of traditional music in Russia", - poskromnichal artist.
However, fans gloat and did not just massively sympathized with Matsuev. "Take care of yourself, Dennis!", "Virtuoso and master Denis can play on any piano, in any position (even on the wall, ceiling). The result will be 1 - wonderful concert!!!!!", "Great! The main thing - all intact, and the spirit of music has triumphed!" commented audiophiles.