Ivan Bessonov plays works by Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov, Prokofiev

Release Date: 3/19/2021
Catalog Number: ARS38321
Number of Discs: 1
Length: 68 Minutes

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$19.99
Notes and Editorial Reviews

Ivan Bessonov (*2002) is an exceptional musical phenomenon: He began his professional training as early as 2012 and took up piano studies at the Central Music School for Particularly Gifted Children of the Moscow Conservatory. In 2015, he made his debut in his native Russia as a film music composer. His international breakthrough came in 2018 when he won the 'Eurovision Young Musicians Competition' in Edinburgh, one of the more important international music competitions. On this recording he offers a challenging program of Russian classics and an original composition.

Works on This Recording
1. I. March: Tempo di marcia viva by Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
Written: 1892 ;
2. II. Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy: Andante ma non troppo by Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
Written: 1892 ;
3. III. Tarantella by Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
Written: 1892 ;
4. IV. Intermezzo: Andante by Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
Written: 1892 ;
5. V. Trepak - Russian Dance: Molto vivace by Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
Written: 1892 ;
6. VI. Tea - Chinese Dance: Allegro moderato by Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
Written: 1892 ;
7. VII. Andante maestoso by Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
Written: 1892 ;
8. No. 1 in C Minor: Allegro agitato by Sergey Rachmaninov
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
Written: 1917 ;
9. No. 2 in A Minor: Lento assai by Sergey Rachmaninov
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
Written: 1917 ;
10. No. 3 in F-Sharp Minor: Allegro molto by Sergey Rachmaninov
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
Written: 1917 ;
11. No. 4 in B Minor: Allegro assai by Sergey Rachmaninov
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
Written: 1917 ;
12. No. 5 in E-Flat Minor: Appassionato by Sergey Rachmaninov
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
Written: 1917 ;
13. I. Allegro inquieto - Poco meno - Andantino by Sergey Prokofiev
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
Written: 1942 ;
14. II. Andante caloroso - Poco più animato - più largamente - Un poco agitato by Sergey Prokofiev
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
Written: 1942 ;
15. III. Precipitato by Sergey Prokofiev
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
Written: 1942 ;
16. No. 1. Wolken by Ivan Bessonov
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
17. No. 2. Luftballonchen ist weggeflogen by Ivan Bessonov
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
18. No. 3. Papierschiffchen by Ivan Bessonov
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
19. No. 4. Leichter Regen by Ivan Bessonov
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
20. No. 5. Aufziehpuppe by Ivan Bessonov
Performer: Ivan Bessonov (Piano)
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