Monday 13 November 2017 1:00PM

Gabriela Montero piano

Schumann, Shostakovich and Gabriela Montero


  • Gabriela Montero piano

Gabriela Montero’s ability to improvise complex pieces in the moment enhances her interpretations of existing compositions.

The Venezuelan pianist displays spontaneity and freedom of expression as part of a lunchtime programme that also includes Schumann’s ‘Childhood Scenes’ and the searing intensity of Shostakovich’s Second Piano Sonata.

  • BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
        • Kinderszenen Op. 15
  • Dmitry Shostakovich (1906-1975)
        • Piano Sonata No. 2 in B minor Op. 61
  • Gabriela Montero (b.1970)
        • Improvisations

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