A World Premiere with Gerstein

Saturday, September 14, 2019
8:00 PM

In an encore broadcast, Kirill Gerstein is the guest soloist in a world premiere piano concerto by BSO Artistic Partner Thomas Adès, with Adès himself conducting a program that includes the devilish dancing of Liszt's "Mephisto Waltz" No. 1 and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 4.

Recorded on March 9, 2019

Thomas Adès, conductor
Kirill Gerstein, piano

LISZT Mephisto Waltz No. 1
Thomas ADÈS Piano Concerto
   (world premiere; BSO commission)
TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 4

In a conversation with WCRB's Brian McCreath, Kirill Gerstein previews Thomas Adès's Piano Concerto and talks about his new recording, with the BSO, of Ferruccio Busoni's Piano Concerto:

Learn more about Gerstein's new recording of Busoni's Piano Concerto