A vibrant concert containing four 20th-Century works - vastly different, one from the other. From the austere and meditative beauty of Arvo Pärt's Fratres, to the insistent and uplifting Boléro by Maurice Ravel.

Louis Schwizgebel

Louis Schwizgebel Photo: Marco Borggreve

Swiss pianist Louis Schwizgebel is the soloist in Ravel's G major Piano Concerto and the conductor is Kazuki Yamada.

Programme

PÄRT: Fratres;
BARTÓK: Music for strings, percussion & celesta;
RAVEL: Piano Concerto in G;
RAVEL: Boléro

Recorded by RNZ in Auckland Town Hall, 17 October 2019
Producer: Tim Dodd; Engineer: Adrian Hollay