HOMMAGE À RACHMANINOV

This program features original works and transcriptions by Rachmaninov and some of his favourite repertoire like Chopin’s Second Piano Sonata.

Premiered at the Royal Palace of Stockholm, 4 September 2008

”Rachmaninovian authority”  Dagens Nyheter, 5 September 2008

Programme:
Gluck/Sgambati: Mélodie (from Orfeo)
Bach/Rachmaninov: Suite in E major (Prelude.Gavotte.Gigue)
Rachmaninov: Corelli Variations, Op.42 (1931)

interval

Chopin: Sonata No.2 in B flat, Op.35 (”Marche funèbre”) (1837-1839)
Moussorgsky/Rachmaninov: Hopak (from Sorochintsy Fair)
Rimsky-Korsakov/Rachmaninov: Flight of the Bumble-Bee
Rachmaninov: Mélodie, Op.3 No.3 | Prelude G minor, Op.23 No.5
Tchaikovsky/Rachmaninov: Lullaby, Op.16 No.1
Rachmaninov: Oriental Sketch (1917)