Austrian pianist Till Fellner continues his journey through the complete piano sonatas of Beethoven. He contrasts the three Op 10 sonatas, then performs the massive Hammerklavier.
Austrian pianist Till Fellner continues his journey through the complete piano sonatas of Beethoven. In this recital, he contrasts the three Op 10 sonatas, in which the young composer beings to move further away from his earlier models, and then performs the massive sonata Op 101 (Hammerklavier), one of the most challenging solo works in the entire piano repertoire.
Beethoven: Piano Sonatas, Op 10: No 1 in C minor; No 2 in F; No 3 in D; Piano Sonata in B flat, Op 106 (Hammerklavier)
Followed by performances from past seasons of the BBC Proms, with highlights from Brass Day in 2007:
Hans Werner Henze: Ragtimes and habaneras for brass band
Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Allan Withington (conductor)
Wilfred Heaton: Toccata for brass band "Oh the blessed Lord"
Black Dyke Mills Band
Nicholas Childs (conductor)