Beethoven : The 5 Piano Concertos
For the past fifteen years, the destiny of Christian Zacharias has been linked to that of the Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, of which he is currently Principal Conductor and Artistic Director from 2000 to 2013. This has resulted in invitations to the most prestigious Venues and numerous recordings.
Christian Zacharias’s career has been crowned with numerous distinctions: he was named Artist of the Year at the Cannes MIDEM in 2007 and received the rank of Officer in the Order of Arts and Letters in 2010.
In this 2-DVD edition a wonderful version of the 5 piano concertos by Beethoven with Lausanne Chamber Orchestra filmed in salle Métropole in Lausanne.
“From B as Beethoven to Z as Zacharias“ (52 min.)
Portrait of pianist-conductor Christian Zacharias. Luminous, talkative, sparkling with intelligence, the charismatic maestro reveals himself as never before in this outstanding documentary.
Beethoven : Les 5 Concertos pour Piano
LUDWIG VON BEETHOVEN
Piano Concerto #1 in C major, Op. 15
Piano Concerto #2 in B flat major, Op. 19
Piano Concerto #3 in C minor, Op. 37
Piano Concerto #4 in G major, Op. 58
Piano Concerto #5 in E flat major “Emperor”, Op. 73
Coriolan Ouverture, Op. 62
Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne
Conductor & pianist Christian Zacharias
HD recording : Salle Métropole (Lausanne) | 2012 / 2013
TV direction : Andy Sommer
Release date : 21 avril 2015
Distribution : Naxos Distribution
Reference : BAC114
Barcode : 3760115301146
Running time : 245 min.
Film : 193 min.
Bonus : « From B like Beethoven to Z like Zacharias » (52 min.)
Booklet : FR / ENG
Subtitles : ENG
Image : Color, 16/9, NTSC
Sound : PCM 2.0, Dolby Digital 5.1
Region code : 0