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- The main event...was probably Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No.2, and here Perahia the pianist shows his customary elegance and wit, almost shaping the piece from his central...
The Academy Chamber Ensemble at St Martin-in-the-Fields
3 July 2012
Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble
Shostakovich Prelude and Scherzo for String Octet Op.11
Tchaikovsky Souvenir de Florence
Mendelssohn Octet for Strings in E flat Major Op.20
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"[Murray Perahia’s] gestures are flowing and demonstrative, and they brought forth a performance with the same shapeliness and zest that characterized the concertos. The orchestra produced a lovely sound, section for section, and often played with the cohesiveness of a chamber ensemble."
Alan Koznin, New York Times
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