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Master pianist Geoffrey Madge and Concertzender’s Louis Thörig share views on remarkable musicians past and present.

Listen Sunday morning on the 15th of august from 10 am – 11 am to the programme Madge Point on The repeat will be on Thursday morning, the 19th of august from 11 am till noon. Because of the Corona crisis, this episode was also recorded without Louis Thörig and not in Marco Wensveen’s studio but in Geoffrey’s own.

Episode 175 is a continuation of the series of programmes about legendary pianists as accompanists. This time, we focus on the Russian pianist Sergei Rachmaninoff as accompanist and soloist.

1. Grieg. Sonata for violin and piano in C minor opus 45. Fritz Kreisler, violin and Sergei Rachmaninoff, piano.
2. Schumann. Suite Carnaval opus 9. Sergei Rachmaninoff, piano.

3. Kreisler. Liebesfreud. Sergei Rachmaninoff, piano.

Next time we will have a programme with pianist Claudio Arrau including Beethoven’s Concert for piano trio and orchestra.

Composition: Geoffrey Madge

Engineering: Marco Wensveen

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