Pianist Leif Ove Andnes plays Chopin and Liszt in Edinburgh

August 22, 2013

Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert it’s the last of our four-part series “Edinburgh Festivals: Year of Creative Scotland”.  Pianist Leif Ove Adnsnes is featured in works by Chopin and Liszt.  Les Vent Francais plays Mihaud’s Quintet “The Fireplace of King Rene” and bass-baritone Luca Pisaroni sings Schubert’s “An Die Musik”.

Edinburgh Festivals:  Year of Creative Scotland (#4 of 4)
CHOPIN: Ballade No. 1 in G Minor; Three Waltzes, Op. 70; Waltz in A-Flat, Op. 42; and
LISZT: Tre Sonetti di Petrarca; Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
SCHUBERT: An die Musik; Luca Pisaroni, bass-baritone; Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
Richard CAUSTEN: Twenty-Seven Heavens (UK Premiere); European Union Youth Orchestra, Gianandrea Noseda, conductor
MILHAUD: Quintet, La cheminée du Roi Renée; Les Vents Français
CHOPIN: Waltz in A-Flat Major, Op. 34, No. 1; Leif Ove Andsnes, piano

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