Monday 24 May 2021 1:00PM

Lara Melda piano

Chopin and Rachmaninov


This concert was live-streamed as part of the Wigmore Hall Summer Series. The video is no longer online but other concerts are available to watch in full here: Wigmore Hall Concert Video Library


  • Lara Melda piano

Lara Melda was the winner of BBC Young Musician 2010, and has won exceptional praise for her Chopin interpretations. Today’s BBC Radio 3 lunchtime programme pairs the composer’s final and most taxing sonata with two ‘study pictures’ by Rachmaninov from his Opus 33.

  • Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1849)
      • Nocturnes Op. 9
        • Nocturne in B flat minor No. 1
  • Sergey Rachmaninov (1873-1943)
      • Etudes-tableaux Op. 33
        • Etude-tableau in G minor No. 8
        • Etude-tableau in E flat No. 7
  • Fryderyk Chopin
      • Piano Sonata No. 3 in B minor Op. 58
  • Encore
  • Fryderyk Chopin
      • 24 Preludes Op. 28
        • Prelude in F sharp minor No. 8

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