Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 & Nutcracker Suite Alexandra Dariescu
- Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893): Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-Flat Minor, Op. 23, TH 55:
- 1I. Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso08:29
- 2II. Andantino semplice06:12
- 3III. Allegro con fuoco06:25
- The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a (Arr. M. Pletnev for Piano):
- 4I. March: Tempo di marcia viva02:33
- 5II. Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy: Andante ma non troppo02:00
- 6III. Tarantella01:23
- 7IV. Intermezzo: Andante04:12
- 8V. Trepak - Russian Dance: Molto vivace01:09
- 9VI. Tea - Chinese Dance: Allegro moderato01:11
- 10VII. Andante maestoso06:09
Info for Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 & Nutcracker Suite
Alexandra Dariescu makes her concerto recording debut on Signum with Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1 with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra under Darrell Ang, pairing this with Mikhail Pletnev’s concert suite of arrangements from The Nutcracker. Alexandra Dariescu has garnered an impressive reputation for her outstanding solo recordings and concert performances, and was recently named as one of 30 pianists under 30 destined for a spectacular career in the International Piano Magazine.
"Magnificently projected playing, pianist Alexandra Dariescu is enormously impressive“ (BBC Music Magazine)
Alexandra Dariescu, piano
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Darrell Ang, conductor
No biography found.
This album contains no booklet.