Cyprien Katsaris / Rudolf Barshai/Slovenian Philharmonic Orchestra
Beethoven: Concerto for Piano - Sonata No. 31 & No. 12
- Type CD
- Label Piano 21
- UPC 3448969246126
- Catalog number P21 014
- Release date 12 December 2013
About the album
Cyprien Katsaris studied piano at the Paris Conservatoire with Aline van Barentzen and Monique de la Bruchollerie, and in 1969 he won the piano First Prize. As well as piano, Katsaris also studied chamber music with René Leroy and Jean Hubeau, and he won First Prize for this in 1970.
Katsaris gave his first public concert in Paris, at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées on 8 May 1966. He performed theHungarian Fantasy by Liszt, with the Orchestre Symphonique d'Ile-de-France conducted by René-Pierre Chouteau. Since then he has carried on to perform with many orchestras and conductors.
Released to coincide with his performance at the Wigmore Hall earlier this month.
11Concerto for Piano and orchestra No. 3 in C minor, opus 37 I. Allegro con brio
12Concerto for Piano and orchestra No. 3 in C minor, opus 37 II. Largo
13Concerto for Piano and orchestra No. 3 in C minor, opus 37 III. Rondo
14Concerto for Piano and orchestra No. 3 in C minor, opus 37 Franz Liszt: cadenza for the first movement
15Sonata No. 31 I. Moderato cantabile molto
16Sonata No. 31 II. Allegro molto
17Sonata No. 31 III. Adagio ma non troppe
18Sonata No. 12 in A flat major opus 26 I. Andante
19Sonata No. 12 in A flat major opus 26 II. Scherzo
110Sonata No. 12 in A flat major opus 26 III. Marcia funebre
111Sonata No. 12 in A flat major opus 26 IV. Allegro