Mozart - Piano Concertos Nos 22 & 24
save £3.08 (25%)
special offer ending 29/11/2018
This despatch estimate is based on information from both our own stock and the UK supplier's stock.
If ordering multiple items, we will aim to send everything together so the longest despatch estimate will apply to the complete order.
If you would rather receive certain items more quickly, please place them on a separate order.
If any unexpected delays occur, we will keep you informed of progress via email and not allow other items on the order to be held up.
If you would prefer to receive everything together regardless of any delay, please let us know via email.
Pre-orders will be despatched as close as possible to the release date.
Cat No: CDA68049
Number of Discs: 1
Release Date: 30th June 2014
WorksPiano Concerto no.22 in E flat major, K482
Piano Concerto no.24 in C minor, K491
ArtistsAngela Hewitt (piano)
National Arts Centre Orchestra
Hyperion is delighted to present Angela Hewitt’s third volume of Mozart piano concertos. Writing in The Observer, Stephen Pritchard wrote of the first volume that ‘Judging from this first example, it’s going to be a journey as revelatory as her exploration of all the major keyboard works of Bach’.
Here Angela Hewitt is joined by her compatriot National Arts Centre Orchestra of Canada and frequent collaborator Hannu Lintu for sparklingly stylish renditions of Mozart’s Piano Concertos Nos 22 and 24.
Both of these works were written between December 1785 and March 1786. For the first time in a piano concerto orchestration, in No.22 he uses clarinets - an instrument that became a regular member of orchestras only in the 1780s. No.24 is a dark and passionate work, made more striking by its classical restraint, and the final movement, a set of variations, is commonly called ‘sublime’.
1Mozart: Piano Concerto #22 In E Flat, K 482 - 1. Allegro
2Mozart: Piano Concerto #22 In E Flat, K 482 - 2. Andante
3Mozart: Piano Concerto #22 In E Flat, K 482 - 3. Allegro
4Mozart: Piano Concerto #24 In C Minor, K 491 - 1. Allegro
5Mozart: Piano Concerto #24 In C Minor, K 491 - 2. Larghetto
6Mozart: Piano Concerto #24 In C Minor, K 491 - 3. Allegretto
Error on this page? Let us know here
Need more information on this product? Click here