Menahem Pressler: 90th Birthday Concert (DVD)
save £3.22 (20%)
special offer ending 28/03/2019
Currently out of stock at the UK suppliers. Available to order, but is likely to take longer than usual to despatch
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: 2059888
Format: DVD - NTSC
Number of Discs: 1
Release Date: 29th September 2014
Piano Concerto no.27 in B flat major, K595
Rondo in A minor, K511
ArtistsMenahem Pressler (piano)
Orchestre de Paris
There have been quite a few child prodigies in the history of music. Yet an equally exceptional phenomenon is that of a musician who has devoted over eighty years of his life to music and finds himself in a mental and physical state which still allows him to keep performing in front of a vast audience. For these chosen artists, one could forge a new concept, that of the 'venerable prodigy', a category to Menahem Pressler belongs without any doubts.
After 53 years as the legendary pianist of the Beaux-Arts trio (from 1955 to 2008), Menahem Pressler is now enjoying an incredible Indian summer which is bringing him back to the solo career he enjoyed for a decade, after he won the Debussy competition.
On the occasion of his 90th Birthday he celebrates with Paavo Järvi and the Orchestre de Paris at Salle Pleyel in Paris, performing Mozart Piano Concerts nos 23 and 27 as well as Debussy's Clair de lune.
Bonus: Paavo Järvi in conversation with Menahem Pressler
Picture format: NTSC
Sound format: 2.0, 5.0
Region code: All
Original language (Bonus): English
Booklet notes: English, German, French
Running time: 82 mins (Concert) + 14 mins (bonus)
Error on this page? Let us know here
Need more information on this product? Click here