‘Say it loud and there’s music playing, say it soft and it’s almost like praying, Maria…’, Tony sings in West Side Story. Tony & Maria, Romeo & Juliet… Love inspired composers of all times and continents.
In the dramatic overture La Forze del Destino, Verdi describes the power of fate. His darkly radiant sounds add a glowing sheen to Bernstein's American swing and Tchaikovsky's Russian romanticism. Among such an abundance of emotion, Mozart's Piano Concerto is a clearing of peace and tranquillity. French pianist Lucas Debargue won the coveted Critics' Prize at the illustrious Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow. Those critics wrote about Debargue: 'Incredible talent, artistic vision and creative freedom!
Ouverture Romeo & Juliet
Piano Concerto no. 23
Ouverture La Forze del Destino
Symphonic Dances (West Side Story)