MUSICIANS: Hungarian Night at the Proms
Posted on August 1, 2011
Pianist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet – who joins Manchester Camerata for its season opening concert Portrait of an Hungarian in September has just appeared at the BBC Proms.
|Bavouzet’s performance was one of three visions of Hungary presented by conductor Vladimir Jurowski at the Royal Albert Hall. |
The sparklingly tuneful Galanta Dances of Kodaly to the rhythmic vitality of Bartok’s First Piano Concerto (Bavouzet) and finishing with music by one of this season’s featured composers, Liszt – his Faust Symphony.
Bavouzet was performing in a special Hungarian Night – available on iPlayer until 5 August 2011.
Click below to watch Jean-Efflam Bavouzet’s contribution to the evening.