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Martha Argerich and Friends

Martha Argerich and friends perform in Lugano. Beethoven: Variations - Ein Madchen oder Weibchen. Anton Rubinstein: Piano Quintet. Prokofiev: Sonata, Op 80.

The Martha Argerich Project, live from the RSI Auditorium, Lugano.
Presented by Petroc Trelawny.

Anton Rubinstein: Piano Quintet in G minor, Op 99
Lilya Zilberstein (piano),
Andrey Baranov (violin),
Lucia Hall (violin),
Nora Romanoff (viola),
Jorge Bosso (cello).

Beethoven: Variations on "Ein MÃdchen oder Weibchen", Op 66
Mischa Maisky (cello),
Martha Argerich (piano).

Prokofiev: Sonata No 1 in F minor, Op 80
Mayu Kishima (violin),
Alexander Gurning (piano).

The Martha Argerich Project, a series of master classes and concerts given in locations throughout the Swiss town of Lugano, is now in its 13th year. Conceived as a platform for well-known and young musicians to share the stage while playing together, it has launched the career of many a soloist. Tonight's concert features Martha Argerich herself playing with Mischa Maisky and opens with a rarely heard quintet by Anton Rubinstein.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Carnival of the Animals (excerpts)

    Performer: Martha Argerich. Performer: Lilya Zilberstein.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    Gaite parisienne - ballet suite by Manuel Rosenthal, arr. for 3 pianos by Carlo Maria Griguoli

    Performer: Giorgia Tomassi. Performer: Carlo Maria Griguoli. Performer: Alessandro Stella.
  • Martha Argerich and Friends PART 1

    • Anton Rubinstein

      Quintet no. G minor Op.99 for piano and strings

      Performer: Andrey Baranov. Performer: Jorge Andres Bosso. Performer: Lilya Zilberstein. Performer: Lucy Hall. Performer: Nora Romanoff-Schwarzberg.
    • Ludwig van Beethoven

      12 Variations on 'Ein Madchen oder Weibchen' Op.66 for cello and piano

      Performer: Martha Argerich. Performer: Mischa Maisky.
  • Martha Argerich and Friends PART 2

    • Sergei Prokofiev

      Sonata no. 1 in F minor Op.80 for violin and piano

      Performer: Alexander Gurning. Performer: Mayu Kishima.


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