Steinway International Piano Series: Peter Donohoe

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Schumann Abegg Variations, Op.1
Schumann Fantasie in C major, Op.17
Schoenberg Five Piano Pieces, Op.23
Schubert Piano Sonata in A Major, D.959

'He’s a lion of the keyboard but he’s also a poet' writes The Herald of pianist Peter Donohoe. 'From Donohoe you will experience thunder and steel; but [also] exquisite lyricism and sensitivity'. Today this great British pianist dives deep into the Romantic imagination – from the tenderness of Schubert and Schumann to the raw emotional power of Schoenberg’s astonishing Five Pieces.

 

 

You can download the programme notes here.

Recorded live in the Dora Stoutzker Concert Hall on 25 October 2020

 

 

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