Pierre-Laurent Aimard plays works by Ligeti; Daniil Trifonov plays Schumann’s “Symphonic Etudes”

February 01, 2015
 

Listeners in Schumann's time thought that his "Symphonic Etudes" were wild and crazy. Ligeti's "Etudes" qualify as being similar.....and by contrast, Chopin Mazurkas are not so wild and crazy. . . Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on WILL FM-90.9, pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard is featured in a number of works by Ligeti on "The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center". At 8:00 Daniil Trifonov plays the “Symphonic Etudes” of Schumann on the Gilmore International Keyboard Festival.

Sunday February 1: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS): (#14-18)

Ligeti (1923-2006): Etude for Piano, No. 4 “Fanfares”; Etude for Piano, No. 1, “Desordre”; Etude for Piano, No. 6, “Automne à Varsovie”. Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano

Ligeti: Trio for Violin, Horn, and Piano (Hommage à Brahms) Mark Steinberg, violin; Marie-Luise Neunecker, horn; Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano

Ligeti: Hamburg Concerto for Horn and Strings. William Purvis horn solo; Reinbert de Leeuw, conductor

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Gilmore International Keyboard Festival (#14-05) (of 13)
Rafał Blechacz, piano

Chopin: Three Mazurkas, Op. 63

Randall Scarlata, baritone.; Gilbert Kalish, piano

Schumann: Dichterliebe, Op. 48 (excerpts)

Performer: Daniil Trifonov, piano

Schumann: Symphonic Etudes, Op. 13


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