The legendary pianist Martha Argerich performs Brahms' Haydn Variations with Nicholas Angelich in the first of four programmes to showcase highlights from the 11th Martha Argerich Project at the 2012 Lugano Festival. Talented young artists and eminent soloists are brought together in Saint-Saens' Piano Quintet and a tango dedicated to Argerich.
Presented by Katie Derham.
Brahms: Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op.56b
Martha Argerich & Nicholas Angelich (piano 4 hands)
Saint-Saens: Piano Quartet in A minor, Op.14
Alexander Mogilevsky (piano)
Michael Guttman (violin)
Alissa Margulis (violin)
Lyda Chen (viola)
Mark Drobinsky (cello)
Pietri: Piazzoweill Tango, arr. For piano 4 hands (premiere of this version)
Bruno Pietri & Muricio Vallina (piano 4 hands)
Elizabeth Arno (producer).