Beethoven’s Piano Concertos played on period instruments
For the very first time in Greece, the composer’s nine magnificent works for piano and orchestra will be played on period instruments in a series of three concerts.
The Armonia Atenea, conducted by George Petrou, will be accompanied by leading Greek soloists on an authentic English pianoforte, made by Stodart in 1820.
Ludwig van Beethoven:
– Excerpts from the ballet “The Creatures of Prometheus”, opus 43
– Piano Concerto no 6, opus 61
(arrangement of the Violin Concerto, by the composer)
– Piano Concerto no 0, Wo04 (re-composition – orchestration by Philippos Tsalachouris)
– Piano Concerto no 4, opus 58
Titos Gouvelis, Thodoris Tzovanakis, Alexandra Papastefanou piano
Armonia Atenea-The Friends of Music Orchestra (on period instruments)
Grand Sponsor of the Orchestra 2011-2013
Conductor: George Petrou
Rachmaninoff’s emotionally charged music has always the liveliness and freshness of youth. And when...
Organizer: Megaron Athens Concert HallThursday 07.12.2023, 20:30