Richter performs Piano Concertos by Saint-Saëns and Gershwin

A
a
-
Album title:
Gershwin * Saint-Saëns
Composer(s):
Gershwin, Saint-Saens
Works:
Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No. 5; Gershwin: Piano Concerto in F
Performer:
Richter (piano); Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra, SWR/Eschenbach
Label:
SWR Music
Catalogue Number:
SWR 19407 CD (1993)
Performance:
starstarstarnostarnostar
Recording:
starstarstarstarnostar
3
Reviewer:
BBC Music Magazine
Richter performs Piano Concertos by Saint-Saëns and Gershwin

Recorded when Richter was in his late 70s, the Saint-Saëns is musically captivating, although one readily senses the Gershwin is not in the musical bloodstream of either pianist or conductor.

Julian Haylock

ConNotations: works by Shostakovich, Berg and Saint-Saëns
ConNotations: works by Shostakovich, Berg and Saint-Saëns
previous review Article
Richter plays Liszt's Piano Concertos Nos 1 & 2 with the LSO Conducted by Kondrashin
Richter plays Liszt's Piano Concertos Nos 1 & 2 with the LSO Conducted by Kondrashin
next review Article
We use cookies to improve your experience of our website. Cookies perform functions like recognising you each time you visit and delivering advertising messages that are relevant to you. Read more here