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Saint-Saëns: Piano Concertos Nos 1, 2 and 4 - Lortie/BBC Phil/Gardner

CHAN 20031

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Playing time: 70'58"
Tracks: 10
Booklet pages: 40
© 2018 Chandos Records Ltd
Sent to a reviewer on 10 September 2018

Listen: Saint-Saëns: Andante (Piano Concerto No 4 in C minor) (track 8, 0:46-1:45)

Louis Lortie, piano
BBC Philharmonic
Daniel Bell, leader (Concertos Nos 1 and 2)
Zoe Beyers, leader (Concerto No 4)

Camille Saint-Saëns:

Piano Concerto No 1 in D, Op 17 (1858)
1 Andante - Poco più - Allegro assai
2 Andante sostenuto quasi adagio - Ad libitum
3 Allegro con fuoco

Piano Concerto No 2 in G minor, Op 22 (1868)
4 Andante sostenuto - Un poco animato - Sempre più animato - Molto animato - Tempo I - Cadenza ad lib Più mosso - Tempo I - Stringendo - Più mosso - Tempo I - Moins lent
5 Allegro scherzando
6 Presto

Piano Concerto No 4 in C minor, Op 44 (1875)
7 I Allegro moderato -
8 Andante -
9 II Allegro vivace - Andante -
10 Allegro


Recorded 4 January 2018 (Concerto No 1), 5 January 2018 (Concerto No 2) and 13 January 2018 (Concerto No 4) at MediaCityUK, Salford, UK

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