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Michael Tsalka

LINKS TO LIVE PERFORMANCES ON THE WEB


ORGAN

1. Antonio de Cabezón: Diferencias sobre el canto Ilano del caballero. 17th-century positive organ (Mexico City) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rymdMWHO4eQ

FORTEPIANO

2. Joseph. Haydn:
I. Allegro from Keyboard Concerto in G major, Hob. XVIII: 4. Andrew Kirkman, conductor, Musica Raritana Orchestra
Michael Tsalka, fortepiano (Rutgers University, New Jersey) http://www.michaeltsalka.com/music/2_1%20Haydn%20Concerto%20in%20G%20major.mp3

3. D. G. Türk. I. Allegro assai e con spirit from Kenner Sonata No. 1 in A minor, HedT.104.8.1. Hofmann original fortepiano. (Metropolitan Museum, New York)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HZYW1_lWXfY

4. W. A. Mozart:
Gigue in G major, K. 574. Hofmann original fortepiano (Metropolitan Museum, New York)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JRkW6kky-9Y

5. W. A. Mozart:
From Variations in F major, K. 613. Schmidt original fortepiano (Metropolitan Museum, New York)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9nimvYyaUKY

6. Franz Schubert:
Impromptu in G-flat major, D. 899. Graf original fortepiano (Metropolitan Museum, New York)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IVEZ5wDe1wI

7. Leonardo Coral (Mexico): “Constelaciones” for fortepiano (2011). (Kuopio, Finland)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C_VRqdtdRLs

HARPSICHORD

8. Carl Philip Emanuel Bach:
“Hamburger” Sonata, WQ 133, in D major, Wq. 133. Alon Sariel, mandolin and Michael Tsalka, harpsichord (Amsterdam) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=19BltgMG5Ik

9. Johann Sebastian Bach:
Contrapunctus 11, Canon alla Duodecima, from Die Kunst der Fuge, BWV 1080
(Amsterdam)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BxG4QcxlkXc

10. Domenico Scarlatti:
Opening from the Sonata in E minor for mandolin and basso continuo. Alon Sariel and Michael Tsalka (Stockholm)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1wl7_giOEFY

11. Daniel Gottlob Türk:
I. Allegretto, from Sonata in C major,
HedT.97.1.1 (National Museum of Music, “The Shrine”, U.S.A.) http://www.naxos.com/ecard/grandpiano/GP627-28/#

12. György Ligeti. Hungarian Rock (Chaconne, 1978) (Amsterdam)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vAWYCD84iME

13. Yehezkel Braun (Israel):
Toccata for mandolin, guitar, and harpsichord. (Picolla Academia Montisi, Italy, 2015) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9cbnef5Kp-U

CLAVICHORD

14. J. S. Bach:
Aria from “Goldberg” Variations, BWV 988. Instrument by Sebastian Niebler (Berlin). From a CD recording for Paladino (Vienna). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vmMnQxkK3jg

15. D. G. Türk:
Grave e sostenuto from Leichte Klaviersonaten (Naxos/Grand Piano GP629-30). Instrument by Sebastian Niebler (Berlin)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6W0ugEEh6Ic

1860-1900 HISTORICAL PIANO

16. Marc Lavry (Israel):
Three Jewish Dances, Op. 192 (1945).
A. Sariel, mandolin and M. Tsalka, Pleyel, c. 1900. (Mexico City)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X3MWGB7CLaY

17. Jens Vrå (Denmark):
Les Ponts de Paris (2014)
Megumi Tanno and Michael Tsalka. Collard & Collard, 1865 (Alkmaar, Netherlands) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=paVJlSl0S68

MODERN PIANO

18. Manuel de Falla: Nocturne in F minor. Recording for the Chicago radio, Myra Hess Series at the Chicago Cultural Center
http://www.classicalconnect.com/Piano_Music/Chopin/Nocturne/1028

19. W. Lutoslawski: Variations on a Theme by Paganini. Marzec-Tsalka Piano Duo, New York.

20. Johann Sebastian Bach and Sons:
Fugue and Fantasy. Live recital (video) for the Chicago Pianoforte Foundation
March, 2016, modern piano (one hour) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wypwC2K9RuE

21. Manuel De Falla:
Extract from Nocturne in f minor
Live recording from the Chicago Cultural Center. www.classicalconnect.com/Piano_Music/Falla/Nocturne/1029

22. Prof. Paul SanGregory (Taiwan/U.S.A.):
Etude, dedicated to M. Tsalka. Live performance from Kaohsiung Normal University, Taiwan (2015):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2cbF9UjvZvo

23. Program for Dutch National Radio:
Interview with Paul Witteman and recorded performances on modern piano and historical keyboards (one-hour program) http://radio.omroep.nl/u/259352/?npo_cc_skip_wall=1&silverlight=&npo_cc=na&npo_rnd=161603460

24. B. Bartok: Six Dances. Sariel/Tsalka at the PHK, Amsterdam, live: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D31CDv0e_NQ


RADIO INTERVIEWS AND EXTRACTS:

24. Live broadcast for Radio 4:
Extracts from chamber works by J. N. Hummel and M. Guiliani. Izhar Elias (guitar) and Michael Tsalka (fortepiano), Spiegelzaal, Amsterdam
http://www.geelvinck.nl/concerten/spiegelzaal-michael-tsalka-en-izhar-elias-15-mei-10-11-uur/ http://web.avrotros.nl/spiegelzaal/player/RBX_AT_3889157/flashmediaelement.swf

25. Interview for Radio New Zealand:
Extract from Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf’s “Ovid” Symphonies (minutes 1-4)
Prof. James Tibbles and Michael Tsalka (fortepiano) http://www.radionz.co.nz/concert/programmes/upbeat/audio/20149395/michael-tsalka-ducth-israeli-pianist

Live recordings from the Pooya Radbon Collection:

Michael Tsalka plays C.P.E. Bach on an original Pantalon
www.youtube.com/watch?v=j7sKRPv2gDI

Michael Tsalka plays Cabezon on an original Italian Harpsichord, C. 1600
www.youtube.com/watch?v=UgRyYZzBzz0

Michael Tsalka plays Mozart on the Maucher Pantalon
www.youtube.com/watch?v=AxneGmfBj58

Michael Tsalka plays Bach's “Goldberg” Variations (aria) on an English Spinet
www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pe9Q5ayMTuk

Michael Tsalka plays on an original Clavichord from Radbon Collection (ex-R. Puyana collection)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=RHCSy4sx1hs

Michael Tsalka plays Mozart on a Berner Tangent piano (Tangentenflügel)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q8ZbxlJp1dM

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