Wigmore Hall Mondays - Narek Hakhnazaryan and Pavel Kolesnikov
Live from Wigmore Hall, Narek Hakhnazaryan (cello), Pavel Kolesnikov (piano) in Schumann: 5 Pieces in Folk Style. Adam Khudoyan: Cello Sonata No 1. Mendelssohn: Cello Sonata No 2.
Live from Wigmore Hall
Cellist Narek Hakhnazaryan and Pavel Kolesnikov (piano) play Schumann, Khudoyan and Mendelssohn
Schumann: Five Pieces in Folk Style Op. 102
Adam Khudoyan: Sonata No. 1 for solo cello
Mendelssohn: Cello Sonata No. 2 in D major Op. 58
Narek Hakhnazaryan, cello
Pavel Kolesnikov, piano
Two exceptional young artists, both tipped for long-term career success, perform works of great colour and vitality. Armenian cellist Narek Hakhnazaryan, a member of Radio 3's New Generation Artists scheme, made his mark in 2011 as winner of the Cello First Prize and Gold Medal at the XIV International Tchaikovsky Competition, while his Russian-born, London-based contemporary Pavel Kolesnikov achieved his international breakthrough as Laureate of the 2012 Honens Prize for Piano.