Charles-Valentin Alkan (1813–1888)
Symphony for Solo Piano, Nos. 4–7 from the cycle Twelve Etudes in All the Minor Keys (Douze études dans tous les tones mineurs), Op. 39 (1857)
Richard Strauss (1864–1949)
Five pieces for piano Mood Pictures (Stimmungsbilder), Op.9 (1884)
Maurice Ravel (1875–1937)
Cycle of piano pieces Reflections (Miroirs), M.43 (1904–1905)
Pianist Yury Favorin is famous not only for his impeccable technique, powerful sound, and sensitivity to piano styles of different eras from Bach to Ligeti, but also for originality in the choice of his concert programmes. At Dom Radio he will present a kind of musical journey from mature Romanticism to Impressionism, but will lead the audience by an unfamiliar path.