Chopin - Piano Concertos

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Chopin - Piano Concertos

Elim Chan, Benjamin Grosvenor (piano), Royal Scottish National Orchestra

£10.95

Scorned by many critics but loved by pianists and audiences alike, Chopin’s two piano concertos have been fortunate on disc, with recordings from Argerich to Zimerman, and including such greats as Rubinstein and Bolet. Even in such exalted company, however, the new recording from young British pianist Benjamin Grosvenor (still only 27 years of age!) can hold its head high. Chopin has been an important feature in Grosvenor’s repertoire ever since he burst onto the scene over 15 years ago, but this is his first disc solely devoted to the composer... read more

Scorned by many critics but loved by pianists and audiences alike, Chopin’s two piano concertos have been fortunate on disc, with recordings from Argerich to Zimerman, and including such greats as Rubinstein and Bolet. Even in such exalted company, h... read more

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