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Stephen Hough

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Stephen Andrew Gill Hough; 22 noiembrie 1961, Heswall, Wirral Peninsula


 

Stephen Hough este un pianist clasic, compozitor și scriitor britanic. A devenit cetățean australian în 2005 și are astfel dublă naționalitate. Stephen Hough este un adevărat renascentist – un concertist de prim rang, scriitor, compozitor și pictor. El a câștigat aprecieri la nivel mondial pentru interpretările sale remarcabile din repertoriul pentru pian.

În 1978, a fost finalist în competiția BBC Young Musicician of the Year și a câștigat secțiunea de pian. În 1982, a câștigat premiul ”Terence Judd” în Anglia. În 1983, a obținut premiul I la Concursul international de pian Naumburg din New York.

Frédéric Chopin – Concertul pentru pian Nr. 2 în Fa • Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Conductor Edo de Waart

Hough a dat recitaluri pe scenele importante ale lumii: Carnegie Hall’s Stern Auditorium, Chicago’s Symphony Hall, London’s Royal Festival Hal sau Concertgebouw.

Johannes Brahms – Cvintet cu pian în Fa minor, Op. 34 • Stephen Hough & Castalian String Quartet

A apărut la festivaluri din întreaga lume, ca Verbier, Salzburg, La Roque d’Antheron, Edinburgh, Aldeburgh, the BBC Proms, Mostly Mozart (New York), Sapporo, Ravinia, Blossom, Tanglewood, Aspen, Hollywood Bowl și Saratoga.

Hough a realizat peste 50 de CD-uri, inclusiv seria, foarte apreciată, a Concertelor pentru pian ale lui Rahmaninov, înregistrate live cu Orchestra Simfonică din Dallas sub conducerea lui Andrew Litton.

 

Johannes BrahmsConcertul pentru pian Nr. 1 • Budapest Festival Orchestra, Conductor Ivan Fischer (1961)

 

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Stephen Andrew Gill Hough; 22 November 1961, Heswall, Wirral Peninsula

 

Stephen Hough is a British-born classical pianist, composer and writer. He became an Australian citizen in 2005 and thus has dual nationality. Stephen Hough is a true renaissance man – a leading concert pianist, writer, composer and painter. He has won global acclaim for his outstanding interpretations of the piano repertoire.

Johannes BrahmsPiano Concerto No. 1 • Iceland Symphony Orchestra, Conductor Han-Na Chang, Piano Stephen Hough

In 1978, he was a finalist in the BBC Young Musician of the Year Competition and won the piano section. In 1982, he won the Terence Judd Award in England. In 1983, he took first prize at the Naumburg International Piano Competition in New York.

Franz Liszt – Mephisto Waltz No. 1 Henry Wood Hall, London (1987)

As recitalist Hough has appeared on the major stages of the world including Carnegie Hall’s Stern Auditorium, Chicago’s Symphony Hall, London’s Royal Festival Hal and the main stage of the Concertgebouw.

Sergei Rachmaninoff – Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op 43 • BBC Symphony Orchestra, Conductor Sakari Oramo, Piano Stephen Hough

He has appeared at festivals worldwide including Verbier, Salzburg, La Roque d’Antheron, Edinburgh, Aldeburgh, the BBC Proms, Mostly Mozart (New York), Sapporo, Ravinia, Blossom, Tanglewood, Aspen, Hollywood Bowl and Saratoga.

Hough has made more than 50 CDs, including the highly acclaimed set of Rachmaninov’s Piano Concertos, recorded live with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra under Andrew Litton.

More on: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stephen_Hough

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