Chopin: Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 2 / Christopher Adey, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra; Richard Hickox, BBC Symphony Orchestra / Shura Cherkassky, piano
1 CD / ICA Classics / 2012-11-13Works: Frédéric Chopin: Concerto for Piano no 1 in E minor, B 53/Op. 11; Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21
Performers: Cherkassky, Shura [Piano]
Conductors: Adey, Christopher; Hickox, Richard
Ensemble: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra; BBC Symphony Orchestra
Shura Cherkassky enjoyed a long career of over 70 years, rising to the forefront of internationally acclaimed concert pianists. His phenomenal virtuosity, color, range, and...continue...
Recording information: Royal Albert Hall, London (08/30/1983); Studio 1, Broadcasting House, Glasgow, Scotland (08/30/1983); Royal Albert Hall, London (12/03/1981); Studio 1, Broadcasting House, Glasg...continue...
1 CD / Cembal d'amour / 2009-06-30Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Piano no 22 in E flat major, K 482; Frédéric Chopin: Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21
Performers: Katz, Mindru
Conductors: Zaliouk, Yuval
Ensemble: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
"The Critics' Choice - from every point of view this performance is way ahead of its rivals. The playing by Katz and the orchestra calls...continue...