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Prokofiev, Sergei
Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 16Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei
Performance date: January 21, 1976

Date composed: 1913


Steely glitter, adrenalin rushes, spiky dissonances, rollercoaster rides up and down the keyboard and even some folk-inspired melodies all go into the mix that makes up Prokofiev’s sensational Second Piano Concerto.


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Prokofiev, Sergei
Piano Concerto No. 3 in C major, Op. 26Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei
Performance date: February 26, 1974

Date composed: 1921


Although Prokofiev’s Third Piano Concerto got off to a rocky start at its premiere in 1921, it soon turned into one of the most popular piano concertos of the entire twentieth century. Dreamy romanticism and scintillating virtuosity take turns in the spotlight, making this a favorite with pianists and listeners alike.


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Symphony No. 1 in D major, Op. 25 "Classical"Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei
Performance date: November 10, 1992

Date composed: 1918


Prokofiev’s witty, humorous, ingenious parody of a Classical-period symphony (à la Haydn and Mozart) is one of the most popular pieces of twentieth-century music.  
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Violin Concerto No. 2 in G minorComposer: Prokofiev, Sergei
Performance date: January 29, 1974

Date composed: 1935


This concerto was one of the first works Prokofiev composed upon returning to his homeland in the early 1930s – music featuring lyrical melodies, tonal harmony (in this case G minor), traditional forms and an overall audience-friendly style.  
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