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Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 / Trifonov, Gergiev, Mariinsky Orchestra [Vinyl]


Release Date: 10/20/2017 
Label:  Mariinsky   Catalog #: MAR0530-LP  
Composer:  Peter Ilyich TchaikovskyFrédéric ChopinFranz LisztModest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Daniil Trifonov
Conductor:  Valery Gergiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Petersburg Mariinsky Theater Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Since winning first prize at both the International Tchaikovsky Competition and Rubenstein Competition in 2011 aged just 20, Daniil Trifonov has established himself as the world’s most exciting young pianist. In 2016, he was awarded Gramophone’s Artist of the Year and his career continues to go from strength to strength. For his debut Mariinsky recording he presented a thrilling account of Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No 1, along with a unique selection of recital repertoire, which received rapturous praise across the classical music press. This celebrated album is now available on vinyl for the first time and now includes Trifonov’s performance of Mussorgsky’s Gopak from The Fair at Sorochyntsi, which was recorded at the original sessions. Since winning first prize at both the International Tchaikovsky Competition and Rubenstein Competition in 2011 aged just 20, Daniil Trifonov has established himself as the world’s most exciting young pianist. In 2016, he was awarded Gramophone’s Artist of the Year and his career continues to go from strength to strength. For his debut Mariinsky recording he presented a thrilling account of Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No 1, along with a unique selection of recital repertoire, which received rapturous praise across the classical music press. This celebrated album is now available on vinyl for the first time and now includes Trifonov’s performance of Mussorgsky’s Gopak from The Fair at Sorochyntsi, which was recorded at the original sessions. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Daniil Trifonov (Piano)
Conductor:  Valery Gergiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Petersburg Mariinsky Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
2.
Morceaux (18) for Piano, Op. 72: no 15, Un poco di Chopin by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Daniil Trifonov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Russia 
3.
Barcarolle for Piano in F sharp major, B 158/Op. 60 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Daniil Trifonov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; Paris, France 
4.
Erlkönig (Schubert) for Piano, S 558 no 4 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Daniil Trifonov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1838; France 
5.
Frühlingsglaube (Schubert) for Piano, S 558 no 7 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Daniil Trifonov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1838; France 
6.
Die Forelle (Schubert, 1st version) for Piano, S 563 no 6 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Daniil Trifonov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Hungary 
7.
Auf dem Wasser zu singen (Schubert) for Piano, S 558 no 2 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Daniil Trifonov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1838; France 
8.
Schwanengesang (Schubert), S 560: no 1, Die Stadt by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Daniil Trifonov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1839; Switzerland 
9.
Widmung (Schumann) for Piano, S 566 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Daniil Trifonov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; Weimar, Germany 
10.
Hopak by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Daniil Trifonov (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866/1868; Russia 

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