Schubert, Prokofiev & Tchaikovsky
with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Friday 07 October 2011, 7.30pm
Perth Concert Hall, Mill Street, Perth PH1 5HZ
Schubert Symphony No.8 ‘Unfinished' (c.23')
Prokofiev Piano Concerto No.3 in C major, Op.26 (c.28')
Tchaikovsky Symphony No.4 (c.43')
Denis Kozhukhin piano
Xian Zhang conductor
The brilliant young Russian pianist Denis Kozhukhin, winner of last year's Queen Elisabeth Competition, plays Prokofiev's Third Concerto. The most popular of the composer's five piano concertos it is sparkling with irrepressible wit and laced with beautiful melodies. Young Chinese-born conductor Xian Zhang begins the concert with one of the best loved of all symphonies, and ends the evening with Tchaikovsky's gloriously affirmative Fourth.
Part of the Perth Concert Series 2011/12 (October 2011-April 2012)
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