Sir Charles Mackerras - One of the greatest conductors of all time
As voted by BBC Music Magazine
We are delighted to announce that Artur Pizarro has been named ‘Artist of the Week' by BBC Radio 3 due to air the week beginning 10th December 2012. This showcase will include three Linn recordings: Ravel - 'Le Tombeau de Couperin' (10.12.2012), Granados - 'Los Requiebros' (13.12.2012) and Beethoven - 'Piano Sonata in C minor, Op.13 ‘Pathétique'' (14.12.2012). You can also listen again, anytime, on BBC iPlayer.
Artur Pizarro is an acclaimed pianist who performs internationally in solo recitals, in duos, with chamber music groups, and as a soloist with the world's leading orchestras. Artur has also recorded nine albums with Linn, most notably his recording of the 'Beethoven Piano Concertos 3, 4, & 5' with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Sir Charles Mackerras which was met with critical acclaim and received Classic FM's 'CD of the Week'.