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Alan Murray, piano
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Bartók - Piano Concerto No. 1

  Orchestra & Conductor pending (date and venue tba)

. i) Allegro moderato - allegro

. ii) Andante - Allegro (attacca al finale)

. iii) Allegro molto

   

Bartók - Piano Concerto No. 2
 Philadelphia Youth Orchestra / Louis Scaglione (13-Apr-2014)
   Audio (official): 

. i) Allegro (10:30)

. ii) Adagio - presto - adagio (12:21)

. iii) Allegro molto - presto (6:11)

   

   Video (amateur):

. i) Allegro (10:30)

. ii) Adagio - presto - adagio (12:21)

. iii) Allegro molto - presto (6:11)

 
Beethoven: Choral Fantasia
 Sun., Aug 9, 2020: "Arista International's Spring/Summer 2020 At-Home Concerts"
   Westchester Chamber Soloists Inaugural Concert (08-Mar-2020)
    (Sarah Lawrence Chamber Choir / Christine Free, Director)

. Choral Fantasia - for Piano, Chorus & Orchestra (19:40)

    

Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 1

 Sun., Aug 16, 2020: "Arista International's Spring/Summer 2020 At-Home Concerts"

    (PostponedWestchester Chamber Soloists 25 April 2020/tentative: Fall 2020)

. i) Allegro con brio

. ii) Largo

. iii) Rondo: Allegro

    

Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 2

 Sun., Aug 23, 2020: "Arista International's Spring/Summer 2020 At-Home Concerts"

   (Westchester Chamber Soloists tentative: Fall/Winter 2020) 

. i) Allegro con brio

. ii) Adagio

. iii) Rondo: Molto allegro

 

Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 3

 Sun., Sep 6, 2020: "Arista International's Spring/Summer 2020 At-Home Concerts"

   (Westchester Chamber Soloists tentative: Winter 2020/21) 

. i) Allegro con brio

. ii) Largo

. iii) Rondo: Allegro

         

Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 4
 Sun., Sep 13, 2020: "Arista International's Spring/Summer 2020 At-Home Concerts" 
  (Westchester Chamber Soloists tentative: Spring 2021)
   Video: Geater Newburgh Symphony Orchestra / Russell Ger  (23-Mar-2019)

Introductory Comments by Maestro Russell Ger (2:00)

. i) Allegro moderato (19:27)

. ii) Andante con moto (4:47)

. iii) Rondo: Vivace (10:21)

    

Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 5 ("Emperor")

 Sun., Sep 20, 2020: "Arista International's Spring/Summer 2020 At-Home Concerts"  

    Cancelled: Immaculata Symphony / Joseph Gehring  (02-May-2020)

     Westchester Chamber Soloists (tentative: Spring/Summer 2021)

. i) Allegro

. ii) Adagio un poco mosso (attacca al finale)

. iii) Rondo: Allegro

    

Brahms - Piano Concerto No. 1
 Newark Symphony Orchesta (Del.) / Brian Cox / Simeone Tartaglione, Director  (04-Jun-2017)

. i) Maestoso (21:42)

. ii) Adagio (11:30)

. iii) Rondo: Allegro non troppo (12:34)

   

Brahms - Piano Concerto No. 2
 Immaculata Symphony / Joseph Gehring  (17-Mar-2017)

. i) Allegro non troppo (17:49)

. ii) Allegro appassionato (9:07)

. iii) Andante (10:53)

. iv) Allegretto grazioso (9:38)

   

Chopin - Piano Concerto No. 1
 Immaculata Symphony / Joseph Gehring  (07-May-2016)

. i) Allegro maestoso (20:14)

. ii) Romanze: Larghetto (10:01)

. iii) Rondo: Vivace (10:15)

   

Chopin - Piano Concerto No. 2
 Sinfonietta Vidin / Vera Volchansky  (Bulgaria; 15/17-Aug-2018) 

. i) Maestoso (14:51)

. ii) Larghetto (9:18)

. iii) Allegro vivace (9:23)

 
de Falla - Nights in the Gardens of Spain
  Orchestra & Venue Pending  (Spring 2021)
   
Dvorak - Piano Concerto

  Postponed: Newark (Del.) Symphony / S Tartaglione  (12-Jun-2020/Spring 2021)

. i) Allegro agitato

. ii) Andante sostenuto

. iii) Allegro con fuoco

   

Liszt - Totentanz
 Newark Symphony Orchestra (Del.) / Simeone Tartaglione  (07-Jun-2019)

. Totentanz: Variations on Dies Irae (17:05)

   

Mozart: The Piano Concertos

 Visit "Mozart Cycle 2020" Tab for the complete Concerto cycle recordings
   incl. Introductory Conversations with host Kate Ashby and pianist Alan Murray
  

   Westchester Chamber Soloists  (Inaugural Performance: 08-March-2020) 
     Video:  i) Allegro (00:33)   ii) Allegretto (13:32)   iii) Allegro assai (21:05)
 


   

Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No. 2
 Greater Newburgh Symphony Orchestra / Russell Ger  (01-Feb-2020)

. i) Andantino - allegretto (11:13)

. ii) Scherzo: Vivace (2:59)

. iii) Intermezzo: Allegro moderato (6:30)

. iv) Finale: Allegro tempestoso (11:47)

  

Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No. 3
 Yonkers Philharmonic Orchestra / Tong Chen  (27-Oct-2019)

. i) Andante - Allegro (9:53)

. ii) Tema con variazioni: Andantino (9:33)

. iii) Allegro ma non troppo - Allegro (9:50)

   

Rachmaninoff - Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini

 Immaculata Symphony / Joseph Gehring  (04-May-2019)

. Rhapsody: Introduction, Theme & 24 Variations (25:03)

  

Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No. 2
 Immaculata Symphony / Joseph Gehring  (24-Mar-2018)

. i) Moderato (10:37)

. ii) Adagio sostenuto - più animato - Tempo I (10:23)

. iii) Allegro scherzando (12:20)

   

Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No. 3
 West Chester University Symphony / Gary White / Ovidiu Marinescu, Director / (05-May-2013)

. i) Allegro ma non tanto (18:47)

. ii) Intermezzo: Adagio (attacca al Finale) (10:57)

. iii) Finale: Alla breve (15:56)

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Ravel - Piano Concerto in G major
 International Musicians Academy Festival Orchestra / Ovidiu Marinescu  (Bulgaria, 16-Aug-2019)

. i) Allegramente (9:11)

. ii) Adagio assai (9:13)

. iii) Presto (4:37)

  

Ravel - Piano Concerto for the Left Hand

 Newark Symphony Orchestra (Del.) / Simeone Tartaglione  (07-Jun-2019)

. Piano Concerto for the Left Hand (19:41)

  

Saint-Saëns - Piano Concerto No. 2
  Most recent performance: Pro Arte Orchestra of Washington, DC / Dimitar Nikolov  (29-Feb-2020)
      Video: Sinfonietta Vidin / Ovidiu Marinescu  (Bulgaria; 15-Aug-2018)

. i) Andante sostenuto (10:56)

. ii) Allegro scherzando (6:07)

. iii) Presto (7:10)

   

Saint-Saëns - Piano Concerto No. 4
 West Chester University Symphony / Ovidiu Marinescu  (03-May-2015)
    Audio (official):

. i) Allegro moderato - andante (12:12)

. ii) Allegro vivace - andante - allegro (13:38)

   

    Video (amateur):

. i) Allegro moderato - andante (12:12)

. ii) Allegro vivace - andante - allegro (13:38)

   
Scriabin - Piano Concerto
 International Musicians Academy Festival Orchestra / Cheung Chau  (Bulgaria, 09-Aug-2019)

. i) Allegro (8:42)

. ii) Tema con Variazioni: Andante (9:02)

. iii) Allegro moderato (11:51)

 

Scriabin - Prometheus: The Poem of Fire

 Postponed: RiverArts 2020 Festival Chorus and Orchestra  (06-Jun-2020/new date tba)
    

Strauss - Burleske
 Orchestra & Venue tba (Spring 2021)
   

Tchaikovsky - Piano Concerto No. 1
 Hershey Symphony Orchestra / Sandra Dackow  (01-May-2016)

. i) Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso - con spirito* (20:25)

. ii) Andantino semplice - allegro vivace assai - tempo I (7:05)

. iii) Allegro con fuoco (7:31)

  * special note applies re circumstances of this performance; 1st mvt only.

  

   

Additional Repertoire planned for 2020/'21 & '22 Seasons:

- Fauré: Fantaisie

- Grieg: Piano Concerto 

- Liszt: Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 2

- Lutoslawski: Piano Concerto

- Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 1

- Rachmaninoff: Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 4

- Schumann: Piano Concerto