Martha Argerich, Stephen Kovacevich, Mischa Maisky: Bach, Mozart and Grieg
Verbier Festival 2008
Performances by pianist Martha Argerich are such a rarity that they invariably cause a sensation. Here, the acclaimed Argentinian pianist, nicknamed the "Lioness of piano" for her audacious performances, is captured at the Verbier Festival in the summer of 2008.
She gives a transformative performance of Bach's Second Partita before being joined on stage by her frequent musical partners, fellow pianist Stephen Kovacevitch and cellist Mischa Maisky for music by Mozart.
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Movie director : Louise Narboni
Playlists : Verbier Festival, The Piano Masters, Your favourites on the social networks – 2015, The Best of Chamber Music and Recitals
Musical period : Baroque music
Music genre : Recitals and chamber music
Duration : 57 min
Location : Verbier Festival (Verbier, Switzerland)
Recording date : 2008
Production date : 2008
Production : © Idéale Audience in association with ARTE France