St George's Hall Concert Room
Marc-André Hamelin, piano
- Samuil Feinburg
- Piano Sonatas No.1 and 4
- Piano Sonata No.23, Appassionata
- Fantasie in C major, Op.17
Marc-André Hamelin isn’t like other pianists: his combination of towering virtuosity and questing intellect have made him one of the foremost musical explorers of our day. But he’s still peerless in the classics, and 19th-century masterpieces by Beethoven and Schumann frame this typically imaginative programme, in which Hamelin shares his latest rediscovery: the deeply poetic music of Samuil Feinberg, a forgotten disciple of Rachmaninov and Scriabin.
Is it possible for a pianist to be too good? If anyone faces jeopardy with that question, it’s Marc-André Hamelin...
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