CHO, SEONG-JIN CHOPIN: PIANO CONCERTO NO. 2/SCHERZI
London Symphony Orchestra/Gianandrea Noseda / 180gr.
For his sixth and latest Deutsche Grammophon album, pianist Seong-Jin Cho returns to the music of Frédéric Chopin. His third Chopin recording for Deutsche Grammophon is entitled "Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2 - Scherzi". For this album, Cho is collaborating with the London Symphony Orchestra and its conductor Gianandrea Noseda, with whom he has had a productive and Seong-Jin Cho gained international attention and critical acclaim for his first prize at the 2015 Warsaw Chopin Competition, followed by a studio recording combining Chopin's Piano Concerto No. 1 and the 4 Ballads. Following this final Chopin release, Cho presents the logical continuation of the repertoire for him - a program consisting of Chopin's Romantic Piano Concerto No. 2 and the four Scherzi.Seong-Jin Cho's interpretations of the pieces, which are characterized by thoughtful poetry and youthful vigor, paired with his technical ability and artistic maturity , offer a unique and unforgettable sound experience.