Compositions: Solo Piano Works
Performers: Peter Donohoe p
Catalogue Number: Signum Classics SIGCD594 (2CD)
Nearly four decades after finding fame in Moscow at the 1982 International Tchaikovsky Competition with a thunderously poetic account of the composer’s Third Piano Concerto, Peter Donohoe returns to the Russian master with a two-disc survey of his solo works for the instrument. Donohoe has been enjoying something of an Indian summer in recent years with searing Shostakovich on Signum Classics and a striking compendium of Stravinsky’s solo piano music and admired accounts of the complete piano sonatas...