Mozart Piano Concerto 20 & 25 (argerich)
Martha Argerich (piano) Orchestra Mozart, Claudio Abbado
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 25 in C major, K503 Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K466
The first new release for ten years from Martha Argerich and Claudio Abbado was their first ever album of concertos by Mozart, and the final recording made by Maestro Abbado. The legendary pianist and conductor added the sublime music of Mozart to their unrivalled, multi award-winning DG discography of concertos by Tchaikovsky, Chopin, Ravel, Prokofiev, Beethoven and Liszt. Both concertos were recorded with Claudio Abbado’s Orchestra Mozart, at concert performances at the 2013 Lucerne Festival that had critics searching for new superlatives This release is Martha Argerich’s first recording of solo concertos by Mozart on Deutsche Grammophone.