Jonathan Powell (piano): Scriabin and Rachmaninoff
In the first of three concerts given by featured artist Jonathan Powell across the season that focus on 19th and 20th century Russian repertoire, Scriabin’s transcendental Tenth Sonata and Rachmaninoff’s well-loved Second Sonata are heard alongside other substantial works by Stanchinsky and Blumenfeld composed in the same 1912-1913 time frame.
Scriabin Piano Sonata No. 10
Rachmaninoff Piano Sonata No. 2
with contemporaneous works by
Stanchinsky, Conus, Blumenfeld & Catoire