15th Listening Post - Great Pianists - 28.4.2013

 

HWMF presented 15th Listening Post - 28th April at Lamakaan

Western Classical
The great pianists of the 20/21 century
 
Topic: The Golden Age of piano was not too long ago and has inspired a new generation of pianists. Let's take a look at why the 'Golden Age' received it's name and why the piano has played such an important role in the world of music.  Did you know that the piano played a crucial role in ending the Cold War? Did you know that piano and insomnia are connected? Come discover why the piano exists and the musical treasures 'the great virtuosos' have given us.
 
Timothy Marthand (concert-pianist) presented a first-class choice of pianists as Van Cliburn, Gould, Richter, Zimerman, Horowitz, Argerich, Yuja Wang, Lang Lang a.o.
 
 
PLAYLIST
 
HOROWITZ AT THE WHITE HOUSE 7-Carmen Variations
Horowitz plays Carmen Fantasie
 
Mozart Piano Concerto No23-1M (1_3) Sándor Végh Radu Lupu
 
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4, 3rd Mvt -- Claudio Arrau
 
Rudolf Serkin - Schubert, Piano Sonata in B flat
 
VLADIMIR HOROWITZ RACHMANINOFF CONCERTO NO 3 

YUJA WANG PROKOFIEV CONCERTO NO. 3 ABBADO

SVIATOSLAV RICHTER RACHMANINOFF ETUDE OP. 39 NO.3

Van Cliburn 50th Anniversary Tribute

Scarlatti, Sonate K.141 - Martha Argerich

GLEN GOULD BACH

RUBINSTEIN CHOPIN POLONAISE HEROIC

LANG LANG ABEGG VARIATIONS

KEMPFF PLAYS MOONLIGHT SONATA

Martha Argerich Rachmaninoff Chailly
 

Zimerman Krystian Chopin Scherzo No.2