Bartok & Prokofiev Concertos
Sony Classical 88883732252
Bartók: Piano Concerto No 2: I, Allegro (10:10)
Lang Lang, piano; Berlin Philharmonic / Sir Simon Rattle
Lang Lang’s new album presents two milestones of the 20th century piano literature: Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No 3 and the Bartók Concerto No 2, considered among the most technically challenging pieces for piano and orchestra. This limited edition set includes a DVD with excerpts of the television documentary “At the Highest Level” that chronicles the recording with Lang Lang and the Berlin Philharmonic. Also included on the DVD are artist interviews and footage of the Prokofiev recording session.