Stephen Hough Wigmore Hall residency
In the first concert of his Wigmore Hall residency, pianist Stephen Hough is joined by Steven Isserlis to perform Dvorak, Suk, Brahms and his own cello sonata, 'Les adieux'.
In the first concert of his Wigmore Hall residency, pianist and composer Stephen Hough is joined by his long-term friend and collaborator, the cellist Steven Isserlis for a programme including music by Dvorak, Suk and both Brahms cello sonatas. Plus one of Stephen's own compositions which he describes as non-programmatic, but 'conjuring up ghosts of Beethoven and Dussek'.
Recorded earlier this month and presented by Georgia Mann.
Antonín Dvořák: Silent Woods
Josef Suk: Ballade in D minor, Op. 3, No. 1; Serenade in A Op. 3 No. 2
Brahms: Cello Sonata No. 1 in E minor, Op. 38
Stephen Hough introduces his choice of interval music to complement tonight's programme:
Webern Passacaglia, Op. 1
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Herbert von Karajan (conductor)
Stephen Hough: Sonata for cello and piano left hand (Les adieux)
Brahms: Cello Sonata No. 2 in F, Op. 99
Steven Isserlis (cello)
Stephen Hough (piano)