Tchaikovsky & Grieg Concertos
Steinway & Sons 30035
Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op 16: I, Allegro molto moderato (12:17)
Stewart Goodyear, piano; Czech National Symphony / Stanislav Bogunia
This album marks Stewart Goodyear’s debut on Steinway & Sons and is the first orchestral recording released on the label. The Canadian pianist is a notable concert soloist and has performed with the New York Philharmonic, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Toronto Symphony Orchestra, and the Philadelphia Orchestra, among many. In 2013, Goodyear gave a series of marathon performances in the U.S. of the Beethoven Piano Sonatas, playing the complete cycle in a single, eleven-hour concert at each venue.