Víkingur Ólafsson and Christoph Eschenbach: Homage to Mozart
The acclaimed Icelandic pianist Víkingur Ólafsson partnered with Christoph Eschenbach and the Konzerthausorchester Berlin for Mozart’s beautiful Piano Concerto in A major K488 to conclude his 2019/20 Konzerthaus residency. Eschenbach joined Ólafsson at the keyboard for a Mozart four-hands encore. Solo works by Debussy and Rameau completed the programme and spanned two centuries of great piano music.
Mozart: Ouverture from Le nozze di Figaro, K 492; Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major, K 488; Sonata for Piano Four Hands in D Major, K 381 2. Andante; Rondo in D Major, K 485; Rameau: Le Rappel des oiseau; Debussy: The Snow is Dancing; Olafsson/Rameau: The Arts and the Hours