Daniil Trifonov and Friends
Live from the Queen's Hall in Edinburgh, pianist Daniil Trifonov and friends perform Rachmaninov: Fantaisie-Tableaux for two pianos; Suite No 2 for two pianos; Trio elegiaque No 2.
Live from the Queen's Hall in Edinburgh, Russian Pianist Daniil Trifonov, who has become a Festival favourite, shows a different side of his artistry with a programme of Rachmaninov's most powerful chamber works. He is joined by a trio of eminent friends including his teacher, the Armenian pianist Sergei Babayan, the world-renowned violinist Gidon Kremer and Lithuanian cellist Giedrè Dirvanauskaité.
Rachmaninov: Fantaisie-Tableaux for two pianos
Rachmaninov: Suite No 2 for two pianos
With the São Paulo Symphony Orchestra making their debut at the Edinburgh International Festival conducted by Marin Alsop this year, Jamie MacDougall introduces some of the exciting and colourful South American repertoire they have recorded.
Villa Lobos: Choros No 10
Villa Lobos: Aria from Bachianas brasileiras No 5 (featuring Donna Brown)
12.20 Rachmaninov: Trio élégiaque No 2 in D minor
Danil Trifonov, piano
Sergei Babayan, piano
Gidon Kremer, violin
Giedrè Dirvanauskaité, cello
Presented by Jamie MacDougall
Produced by Laura Metcalfe.