The Tchaikovsky Competition 1986: Anton Bagatov

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COMPOSERS: Beethoven and Prokofiev,Chopin,Scriabin,Tchaikovsky
LABELS: Melodiya
ALBUM TITLE: Anton Bagatov
WORKS: The Tchaikovsky Competition 1986: works by Tchaikovsky, Scriabin, Chopin, Beethoven and Prokofiev
PERFORMER: Anton Bagatov (piano)
CATALOGUE NO: MEL CD 10 02464 (1986)


A strange issue that displays Batagov’s fiery playing live at the Tchaikovsky Competition 1986, with presentation seeming to argue against the notion of competitions. Passionate Beethoven, vivid if slightly bangy Prokofiev.


Jessica Duchen