Prokofiev: Piano Concertos

Composer(s):
Prokofiev
Performer:
Boris Berman (Nos 1, 4 & 5), Horacio Gutiérrez (Nos 2 & 3); Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra/Neeme Järvi
Label:
Chandos
Catalogue Number:
CHAN 10522(2) X
Performance:
starstarstarstarstar
Sound:
starstarstarnostarnostar
5
Reviewer:
BBC Music Magazine

Berman is incisive in Prokofiev’s Concertos Nos 1, 4 and 5, but the highlight of this set is Horacio Gutiérrez’s hair-raising playing in Concertos Nos 2 and 3. Terrific orchestral support. Tim Parry