Daniil Trifonov: Musical Pictures

Sunday, August 9, 2020, 6:30 PM MDT

Online Broadcast at svmusicfestival.org

Alasdair Neale, Music Director


Beethoven

 

Sonata No. 18 in E-flat Major for Piano, Op. 31, No. 3

Allegro
Scherzo: Allegretto vivace
Menuetto: Moderato e grazioso
Presto con fuoco

Daniil Trifonov, Piano

 

Mussorgsky

Pictures at an Exhibition

Promenade
Gnomus
The Old Castle
Tuileries
Bydlo
Ballet of the Chicks in their Shells
Samuel Goldenberg and Schmuyle
Promenade
The Market Place at Limoges
Catacombs
The Hut on Hen’s Legs (Baba-Yaga)
The Great Gate of Kiev

Daniil Trifonov, Piano

Daniil Trifonov: Musical Pictures program notes

One of the commonplaces of Beethoven scholarship is the notion of his three periods—Early, Middle (“Heroic”), and Late. Unlike many long-standing notions that don’t hold up, the idea of his periods has endured because it is an inescapable reflection of the course of his career. But the periods and the divisions between them are not a simple matter. ...

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