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Savannah Music Festival LIVE Presents: Piano Masterworks

From: Savannah Music Festival LIVE
Series: Savannah Music Festival LIVE - Season Two
Length: 59:01

In this episode, we listen to works written by Mozart, Claude Debussy, and Prokofiev played by recitalists Garrick Ohlsson, Richard Goode, and Kristian Bezuidenhout.

Piano-masterworks-1_small Although it is not portable and often expensive, the piano's versatility and ubiquity have made it the most universal of all instruments. An entire symphony orchestra can be represented on its 88 keys, which is why it has always been the favorite of composers and so much music has been written especially for it. In this episode, we listen to works written by Mozart, Claude Debussy, and Prokofiev played by recitalists Garrick Ohlsson, Richard Goode, and Kristian Bezuidenhout.

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Although it is not portable and often expensive, the piano's versatility and ubiquity have made it the most universal of all instruments. An entire symphony orchestra can be represented on its 88 keys, which is why it has always been the favorite of composers and so much music has been written especially for it. In this episode, we listen to works written by Mozart, Claude Debussy, and Prokofiev played by recitalists Garrick Ohlsson, Richard Goode, and Kristian Bezuidenhout.

Broadcast History

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http://www.savannahmusicfestival.org/radio