Colorado Music Festival - Pianist Stewart Goodyear

Jul 16, 2017

Pianist Stewart Goodyear

Conductor: Jean-Marie Zeitouni
Guest Artists: Stewart Goodyear, piano; Jeffrey Work, trumpet; CMF Chamber Orchestra

Stewart Goodyear, one of the leading pianists of his generation, performs Shostakovich’s Piano Concerto No. 1 for Piano, Trumpet and Strings, a piece that is full of humorous twists and playful parodies. Also on the program, Vaughan-Williams’ Fantasia on a Theme by Tallis, Britten’s dramatic and energetic Young Apollo, and Richard Strauss’ epic and profound Metamorphosen for 23 Strings.

Vaughan-Williams: Fantasia on a Theme by Tallis
Shostakovich: Concerto No.1 in C minor for Piano, Trumpet and Strings
Britten: Young Apollo, Op. 16
Strauss: Metamorphosen for 23 Strings