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Mikhail Pletnev, piano

Russian pianist and conductor Mikhail Pletnev makes a welcome return to the Festival as recitalist with a feast of Rachmaninov's works for solo piano.

More frequently appearing as a conductor during the Festival with the Russian National Orchestra which he founded, the great Russian pianist Mikhail Pletnev makes a welcome return to the Festival this year as recitalist with a feast of Rachmaninov's works for solo piano.

Rachmaninov
Morceaux de fantaisie, Op 3 (No 2, Prelude; No 1, Elégie; No 4, Pulcinella)
Morceaux de salon, Op 10 (No 3, Barcarolle in G minor; No 5, Humoresque in G major)
Prelude in B flat major, Op 23 No 2, 'Maestoso'
Prelude in D major, Op 23 No 4, 'Andante Cantabile'
Prelude in C minor, Op 23 No 7, 'Allegro'
Prelude in C minor, Op 23 No 6
Prelude in G minor, Op 23 No 5, 'Alla marcia'
Prelude in A minor, Op 32 No 8
Prelude in G sharp minor, Op 32 No 12
Etude-tableau in C minor, Op 39 No 7

c. 11.55 INTERVAL: Gringolts Quartet perform the first three movements from Schumann's String Quartet no.1 in A minor Op.41 no.1

c.12.15
Rachmaninov: Piano Sonata No 1 in D minor, Op 28

Mikhail Pletnev, piano

Producer: Gavin McCollum
Presenter: Kate Molleson.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in C sharp minor Op 3 2 'Fantasy Pieces'

    Performer: Mikhail Pletnev.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Elégie Op 3 1 'Fantasy Pieces'

    Performer: Mikhail Pletnev.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Pulcinella Op 3 4 'Fantasy Pieces'

    Performer: Mikhail Pletnev.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Barcarolle in G minor Op 10 3 'Morceaux de salon'

    Performer: Mikhail Pletnev.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Humoresque in G major Op 10 5 'Morceaux de salon'

    Performer: Mikhail Pletnev.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in B flat major Op 23 2 'Maestoso'

    Performer: Mikhail Pletnev.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in D major Op 23 4 'Andante Cantabile'

    Performer: Mikhail Pletnev.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in C minor Op 23 7 'Allegro'

    Performer: Mikhail Pletnev.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in C minor, Op 23 No 6

    Performer: Mikhail Pletnev.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in G minor Op 23 5 'Alla marcia'

    Performer: Mikhail Pletnev.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in A minor Op 32 8'

    Performer: Mikhail Pletnev.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in G# minor Op 32 12'

    Performer: Mikhail Pletnev.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Etude-tableau in C minor Op 39

    Performer: Mikhail Pletnev.
  • Robert Schumann

    String Quartet no.1 in A minor Op.41 no.1

    Orchestra: Gringolts Quartet.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Sonata no. 1 in D minor Op 28

    Conductor: Mikhail Pletnev.

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