Composer of the month
Liszt’s Piano Sonata in B minor, performed by Helene Grimaud
Liszt’s Transcendental Etude No. 10, performed by Tiffany Poon.
Les Préludes performed by the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra with Daniel Barenboim conducting.
Liszt’s Paganini Etude, No. 2, performed by Evgeny Kissin
Liszt’s Paganini Etude No. 6, performed by Alexander Lubyantsev
Liszt’s Piano Concerto in E flat major performed by André Watts when he was 16 years old, with Leonard Bernstein conducting.
Paganini’s Violin Concerto No. 2, performed by Nancy Zhou.
Paganini’s Caprice No. 1, performed by Alexander Markov.
Paganini’s Caprice No. 9, performed by James Ehnes.
Paganini’s Caprice No. 24, performed by Hilary Hahn.
Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor, performed Rosemary Tuck.
Xinyue Gao performing Carl Czerny’s Etude op. 740/16
Sam Haywood performing Beethoven’s first piano sonata, which was dedicated to his teacher, Joseph Haydn, on an early piano that may have belonged to Haydn.