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Mozart: Piano Concertos, Vol. 5 / Bavouzet, Takacs-Nagy, Manchester Camerata


Release Date: 03/06/2020 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 20137  
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jean-Efflam Bavouzet
Conductor:  Gábor Takács-Nagy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Manchester Camerata
Number of Discs: 2 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Featuring sensitive interpretations and a dazzling orchestral accompaniment, this release includes Four Mozart piano concertos punctuated by smaller Mozart tunes. Award-winning pianist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet enjoys a prolific recording and international concert career. He regularly works with orchestras such as The Cleveland Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony, London Philharmonic, BBC Symphony and NHK Symphony orchestras, and collaborates with conductors including Vladimir Ashkenazy, Vladimir Jurowski, Gianandrea Noseda, François- Xavier Roth, Nicholas Collon, Gábor Takács-Nagy and Sir Andrew Davis amongst others. Bavouzet records exclusively for Chandos and his recording of Grieg’s Piano Concerto with Bergen Philharmonic Read more under Edward Gardner has been nominated for the Concerto category of the 2018 Gramophone Awards. Together with Manchester Camerata and Gábor Takács-Nagy, Bavouzet has recorded several of Haydn’s Piano Concertos and embarked on the present series of Mozart concertos, which have been critically acclaimed. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 5 in D major, K 175 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (Piano)
Conductor:  Gábor Takács-Nagy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Manchester Camerata
Period: Classical 
Written: 1773; Salzburg, Austria 
2.
La finta giardiniera, K 196: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Gábor Takács-Nagy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Manchester Camerata
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775; Munich, Germany 
3.
Il sogno di Scipione, K 126: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Gábor Takács-Nagy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Manchester Camerata
Period: Classical 
Written: 1772; Salzburg, Austria 
4.
Concerto for Piano no 6 in B flat major, K 238 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (Piano)
Conductor:  Gábor Takács-Nagy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Manchester Camerata
Period: Classical 
Written: 1776; Salzburg, Austria 
5.
Lucio Silla, K 135: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Gábor Takács-Nagy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Manchester Camerata
Period: Classical 
Written: 1772; Milan, Italy 
6.
Il rč pastore, K 208: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Gábor Takács-Nagy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Manchester Camerata
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775; Salzburg, Austria 
7.
Concerto for Piano no 8 in C major, K 246 "Lützow" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (Piano)
Conductor:  Gábor Takács-Nagy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Manchester Camerata
Period: Classical 
Written: 1776; Salzburg, Austria 
8.
Symphony no 32 in G major, K 318 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Gábor Takács-Nagy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Manchester Camerata
Period: Classical 
Written: 1779; Salzburg, Austria 
9.
Concerto for Piano no 9 in E flat major, K 271 "Jeunehomme" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (Piano)
Conductor:  Gábor Takács-Nagy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Manchester Camerata
Period: Classical 
Written: 1777; Salzburg, Austria 

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