Martha Argerich Project 2014

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01Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20141202

The first of four programmes of performances from Argentine pianist Martha Argerich's Lugano-based festival features piano music for two, four and eight hands by Mozart, Borodin and Schumann

Mozart: Andante and Variations in G major, K501

Martha Argerich, Zhaniya Aubakirova (piano duet)

Schumann: Fantasy in C major, Op. 17

Gabriela Montero (piano)

Borodin: Polovtsian Dances from 'Prince Igor'

Cristina Marton, Gulzhan Uzenbayeva (piano duet)

Zhibek Kozhakhmetova, Eduardo Hubert (piano duet).

02Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20141203

The second programme of performances from Argentine pianist Martha Argerich's Lugano-based festival features Liszt's Mephisto Waltz No. 1, Mendelssohn's First Symphony arranged by Busoni for eight hands on two pianos, and Ravel's La Valse on two pianos.

Liszt: Mephisto Waltz No. 1

Jura Margulis (piano)

Mendelssohn, arr. Busoni: Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 11

Akane Sakai, Lilya Zilberstein (piano duet)

Anton Gerzenberg, Daniel Gerzenberg (piano duet)

Ravel: La Valse

Martha Argerich (piano), Akiko Ebi (piano).

03Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20141204

Another programme of performances from the Argentine pianist Martha Argerich's Lugano-based festival, featuring Mussorgsky's A Night on Bare Mountain arranged for two pianos, excerpts from Schumann's Albumblätter, and Mozart's E major Piano Trio, K542.

Mussorgsky arr. Jura Margulis: A Night on Bare Mountain

Martha Argerich (piano), Jura Margulis (piano)

Schumann: Albumblätter, Op. 124 (excerpts)

Jura Margulis (piano)

Mozart: Piano Trio in E major, K542

Sacha Maisky (violin), Mischa Maisky (cello), Lily Maisky (piano).

04 LASTRadio 3 Lunchtime Concert20141205

The final programme of performances from the Argentine pianist Martha Argerich's Lugano-based festival features Poulenc's Sonata for piano duet, Bridge's Cello Sonata and a piano quintet arrangement of Milhaud's ballet La Création du monde.

Poulenc: Sonata for piano four hands

Martha Argerich, Dagmar Clottu (piano duet)

Bridge: Cello Sonata

Gautier Capuçon (cello), Gabriela Montero (piano)

Milhaud: La Création du monde (version for piano quintet)

Dora Schwarzenberg , Michael Guttman (violins)

Nora Romanoff (viola), Mark Drobinsky (cello)

Eduardo Hubert (piano).