Composers: Thomas Adès
Compositions: Piano Concerto, Totentanz
Performers:Kirill Gerstein p, Christianne Stotijn ms, Mark Stone bar, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Thomas Adès cond
Catalogue Number:DG 4837998

The English composer Thomas Adès is certainly one of the most performed of contemporary composers due to his early advocacy by Simon Rattle and EMI. He is also a ‘compleat’ musician in that he is not only a fine composer, he is also an excellent pianist and conductor. This new disc featuring the recent Piano Concerto (2018) with its dedicatee, Kirill Gerstein, is recorded live with the...