Next Concerts

Apr 02, 2020

National Symphony Orchestra

Washinton, D.C. - Kennedy Center

National Symphony Orchestra
Gustavo Gimeno  conductor

Grieg Piano Concerto

Apr 03, 2020

National Symphony Orchestra

Washinton, D.C. - Kennedy Center

National Symphony Orchestra
Gustavo Gimeno  conductor

Grieg Piano Concerto

Reviews

January 30th, 2020

Denis Kozhukhin, QEH review – lyric mastery and subtle elegance

“In Beethoven anniversary year, there will probably be many more “Moonlight”s, meaning the Sonata, than the real thing (though we’ve been lucky to see the crescent in close conjunction with Venus these past two nights). Not many pianists would dare to place it at the beginning of a programme. Denis Kozhukhin’s paradoxically no-nonsense poetry meant that a constant sense of motion culminated in the whirlwind of the finale, a steady move towards implosion mirrored in the piano transcription of Ravel’s La Valse at the end of the programme. In between came perfection in the form of pure song from Schubert and Grieg.”

Read Full Review On TheArtsDesk.com

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