FT plays J.S Bach. Six English Suites, BWV 806-811.
“The rising young pianist Francesco Tristano played the formidable solo part brilliantly. He had rhythmic bite and color galore, while bringing engaging impetuosity to the music.”
THE NEW YORK TIMES
“The program "opened and closed with Ravel – Tristano ’s own, very skilful, very witty two-piano version of Boléro, which drives to its climax in a wild torrent of clusters and glissandi, and the composer’s own arrangement of La Valse.”
“Francesco Tristano 's“free” improvised Piano Concerto was a brilliantly received example of how classical music is able to excite audiences today. Standing ovations.”