Dohnányi: Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 2

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COMPOSERS: Dohnanyi
LABELS: Chandos
WORKS: Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 2
PERFORMER: Howard Shelley (piano); BBC Philharmonic/Mathias Bamert
CATALOGUE NO: CHAN 10599 X

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Too rarely heard concertos: way-out stuff at times, mixing grand virtuosity, as befitted Liszt’s fellow countryman, with immense melodic generosity. And for Shelley, it’s an utterly jaw-dropping tour de force. Jessica Duchen