Khatia Buniatishvili, Benjamin Grosvenor
Performances by young pianists featuring at the 2011 Proms. Khatia Buniatishvili performs Liszt's La lugubre gondola, S 200/2, and Benjamin Grosvenor plays Chopin's Scherzo No 4.
An all-piano showcase featuring two talented young New Generation Artist pianists with names very much under the Proms spotlight: British pianist Benjamin Grosvenor this year broke records by appearing as the youngest ever soloist in the First Night of the BBC Proms, and Georgian Khatia Buniatishvili featured in her own Proms Chamber Music recital. Both have just released their first commercial co-production CDs with support from the Radio 3 New Generation Artists scheme. From Khatia's new disc, Liszt's La lugubre gondola,and from Benjamin's latest release, Chopin's Scherzo no. 4 in E major.
Liszt: La lugubre gondola, S 200/2
Khatia Buniatishvili (piano)
Chopin: Scherzo No. 4 in E major, op.54
Benjamin Grosvenor (piano).