Alberto Evaristo Ginastera (1916-1983)

Concerto pour piano n° 2 (1972)

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1972
    • Duration : 35 mn
    • Publisher : Boosey & Hawkes
    • Opus : 39
    • Commission: Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra pour Hilde Somer
    • Dedication : à Hilde Somer
Detailed formation
  • soloist : piano
  • 3 flutes, 3 oboes, 3 clarinets, 3 bassoons, 4 horns, 4 trumpets, 4 trombones, tuba, timpani, 3 percussionists, harp, celesta, strings

Premiere information

  • Date : 22 March 1973
    Location :

    États-Unis


    Performers :

    Hilde Somer et l’Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, direction : Kenneth Schermerhorn.

Table of contents

    1. 32 Variazioni sopra un accordo di Beethoven
    2. Scherzo per la mano sinistra
    3. Quasi una fantasia
    4. Cadenza e Finale prestissimo