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Verbier Festival 25th Anniversary Gala

Highlights from the Verbier Festival 25th Anniversary Gala. The stellar line-up includes Pinchas Zukerman, Maxim Vengerov, Renaud Capucon, Evgeny Kissin and Andras Schiff.

Highlights from the Verbier Festival 25th Anniversary Gala, recorded in July this year at Verbier. The term "stellar" is greatly overused, but it really does apply here. The astonishing line-up of artists includes Andras Schiff, Evgeny Kissin, Richard Goode, Pinchas Zukerman, Maxim Vengerov, Renaud Capucon, Mischa Maisky, Vilde Frang and many, many more.

Kate Molleson presents.

Programme includes:

Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G, BWV1048
Pinchas Zukerman, Maxim Vengerov, Vladim Repin, Leonidas Kavakos, Vilde Frang, Ilya Gringolts, Lisa Batiashvili, Renaud Capucon (violin)
Tabea Zimmermann, Nobuko Imai, Gerard Causse (viola)
Mischa Maisky, Andrei Ionita, Edgar Moreau (cello)

Smetana: Sonata for two pianos, 8 hands
Seong-Jin Cho, Andras Schiff, Evgeny Kissin, Yuja Wang (piano)

Johann Strauss II: Die Fledermaus - Overture
Verbier Festival Orchestra
Valery Gergiev (conductor)

1 hour, 14 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg concerto no. 3 in G major, Bwv.1048

    Performer: Pinchas Zukerman. Performer: Maxim Vengerov. Performer: Leonidas Kavakos. Performer: Vilde Frang. Performer: Ilia Gringolts. Performer: Lisa Batiashvili. Performer: Renaud Capuçon. Performer: Vadim Repin. Performer: Tabea Zimmermann. Performer: Nobuko Imai. Performer: Gérard Caussé. Performer: Mischa Maisky. Performer: Andrei Ioniţă. Performer: Edgar Moreau.
  • Pablo de Sarasate

    Navarra fantasty, Op.33

    Performer: Maxim Vengerov. Performer: Ilia Gringolts. Performer: Kristóf Baráti. Performer: Daniel Lozakovich. Performer: Lisa Batiashvili. Performer: Vilde Frang. Performer: Renaud Capuçon. Performer: Alexandra Conunova. Performer: Leonidas Lavakos. Performer: Dmitry Sitkovetsky. Performer: Pinchas Zukerman. Performer: Kirill Troussov. Performer: Vadim Repin. Performer: Nabuko Imai. Performer: Tabea Zimmermann. Performer: Gérard Caussé. Performer: Edgar Moreau. Performer: Andrei Ioniţă. Performer: Mischa Maisky. Performer: Caroline Dowdle. Performer: Julien Quentin. Music Arranger: Dmitry Sitkovetsky.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    Sonata in E minor, B.70

    Performer: Seong-Jin Cho. Performer: Sir András Schiff. Performer: Evgeny Kissin. Performer: Yuja Wang.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Souvenir de la Russie, Op.151 Nos 2,3 and 4

    Performer: Seong-Jin Cho. Performer: Richard Goode.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Romance for six hands

    Performer: Evgeny Kissin. Performer: Daniil Trifonov. Performer: Rodion Shchedrin.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dances, Op.72/2 and Op.46/5 for piano duet

    Performer: Yuja Wang. Performer: Sir András Schiff.
  • Witold Lutosławski

    Variations on a theme of Paganini, for 2 pianos

    Performer: Denis Kozhukhin. Performer: Yuja Wang.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Overture from Die Fledermaus

    Orchestra: Verbier Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Valery Gergiev.


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