Episode #1902

Introducing Pianist Stanislav Khristenko

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Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Pianist Stanislav Khristenko at the 2013 Cleveland International Competition (photo by Roger Mastroianni)

This week the Young Artists Showcase introduces Ukrainian-born pianist Stanislav Khristenko, the gold medalist at the 2013 Cleveland International Piano Competition. We hear a wide range of styles and composersfrom Rameau and Bach to Debussy and Prokofievall of whom helped usher Khristenko to the winner's circle in Cleveland. 

After hearing Khristenko solo, we'll hear him with the Royal Chamber Orchestra of Wallonia, as soloist in a Mozart concerto, recorded live in Brussels.

Program Details:
J. S. Bach: Prelude and Fugue in C Minor (Book 1)
Debussy: Les Collines d'Anacapri (Preludes, Book 1)
Prokofiev: Etude in C Minor, Op. 2. No. 3
Rameau: Les Sauvages
Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2
— Stanislav Khristenko, piano.

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23 in A, K.488
— Stanislav Khristenko, piano; the Royal Chamber Orchestra of Wallonia; Michael Hofstetter, conductor.

Produced by:

Aaron Dalton

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