Monday, November 12, 2012

Yuja Wang: Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 3

Yuja Wang of China and the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra of the Netherlands with Daniele Gatti at the podium perform Sergei Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 3 in C major, opus 26; the three-movement work was completed in 1921. Prokofiev himself played the solo part at the premiere with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra conducted by Frederick Stock on December 16, 1921.