Shostakovich: Piano Concertos & Piano Sonatas / Donohoe, Curtis, Orchestra of the Swan
Celebrated international pianist Peter Donohoe continues his series of Shostakovich releases on Signum Classics, following his recent release of the 24 Preludes and Fugues, Op. 87 (SIGCD396). For this new recording he is accompanied for the concertos by the Orchestra of the Swan under their artistic director David Curtis. In the years since his unprecedented success as Silver Medal winner of the 1982 7th International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow, Peter Donohoe has built an extraordinary world-wide career, encompassing a huge repertoire and over forty years’ experience as a pianist, as well as continually exploring many other avenues in music-making. He is acclaimed as one of the foremost pianists of our time, for his musicianship, stylistic versatility and commanding technique.
Catalog Number: SIGCD493
Label: Signum Classics
Composer: Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor: David Curtis
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra of the Swan
Performer: Peter Donohoe