This concert was recorded at All Saints’ Church in Helmsley. The full programme is listed below, and the short clip above features Gershwin’s Prelude no. 1 from Three Preludes.
Isata Kanneh-Mason piano
Beethoven Sonata no. 2 in A Major
I Allegro vivace
II Largo appassionato
III Scherzo Allegretto
IV Rondo Grazioso
Samuel Barber Sonata
I Allegro energico
II Allegro vivace e leggero
III Adagio mesto
IV Fuga Allegro con spirit
Gershwin Prelude no. 1 from Three preludes
The chart-topping pianist plays Beethoven alongside classics from of the American piano repertoire, including one of the most noble and lyrical of all piano sonatas.
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