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Plowright, Jonathan (piano)
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Jonathan Plowright (piano)

Hailed in Gramophone as ‘one of the finest living pianists’, Jonathan Plowright is recognised worldwide as a truly exceptional pianist. A gold medallist at the Royal Academy of Music, London, a Fulbright Scholar, and prizewinner in many competitions, he won Gold Medal First Prize at the Royal Overseas League Competition and the European Piano Competition, since when he has been in demand all over the world as recitalist, appeared with leading orchestras and ensembles and given numerous radio broadcasts. Jonathan Plowright’s CD recordings have all been highly successful, receiving such accolades as Preis der Deutschen Schallplattenkritik, Gramophone Editor’s Choice, Diapason d’or, FonoForum Tipp, and CD of the Week on Classic FM and ABC Classic FM and in The Daily Telegraph.

Jonathan Plowright has been a member of international piano competition juries, given numerous masterclasses, taught at summer schools and is currently head of keyboard at the University of Chichester and on the Keyboard Faculty of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

Albums

Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 6 – Walter Rummel
CDA67481/22CDs
Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 9 – A Bach Book for Harriet Cohen
CDA67767
Homage to Paderewski
CDA67903
Hommage à Chopin
CDA67803
Lambert: Romeo and Juliet & other works
CDA67545
Melcer-Szczawinski: Piano Concertos
CDA67630
Paderewski: Piano Sonata & Variations
CDA67562
Stojowski: Piano Concertos
CDA67314
Stojowski: Piano Music
CDA67437
Zarębski: Piano Quintet; Żeleński: Piano Quartet
Studio Master: CDA67905Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
Zarzycki & Żeleński: Piano Concertos
Studio Master: CDA67958Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
Żeleński: Piano Quartet; Zarębski: Piano Quintet
Studio Master: CDA67905Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

Complete works available for download

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH (1685-1750)
Ach bleib' bei uns, Herr Jesu Christ, BWV649
Das alte Jahr vergangen ist, BWV614
Das alte Jahr vergangen ist, BWV614
Der Tag, der ist so freudenreich, BWV605
Herzlich tut mich verlangen, BWV727
In dulci iubilo, BWV729
Komm, süsser Tod, BWV478
Komm, süsser Tod, BWV478
Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV731
Little Fugue in G minor, BWV578
Meine Seele erhebt den Herrn, BWV648
O Lamm Gottes, unschuldig, BWV656
O Mensch, bewein' dein' Sünde gross, BWV622
Vater unser im Himmelreich, BWV760
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV645
Wir glauben all an einen Gott, BWV740
MILI BALAKIREV (1837-1910)
Impromptu On the Themes of Two Preludes By Chopin
BÉLA BARTÓK (1881-1945)
Three Hungarian Folk-Tunes, Sz66
FRANZ BENDEL (1833-1874)
Hommage à Chopin, Op 111 No 1
ARTHUR BENJAMIN (1893-1960)
Elegiac Mazurka
SIR LENNOX BERKELEY (1903-1989)
Three Mazurkas, Op 32 No 1
BENJAMIN BRITTEN (1913-1976)
Mazurka elegiaca, Op 23 No 2with Aaron Shorr (piano)
FERRUCCIO BUSONI (1866-1924)
Nine Variations on a Chopin Prelude, BV213a
MARIO CASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO (1895-1968)
Hommage à Paderewski
CÉCILE CHAMINADE (1857-1944)
Étude symphonique, Op 28
THEODORE CHANLER (1902-1961)
Aftermath
SIR EUGENE GOOSSENS (1893-1962)
Homage
RICHARD HAMMOND (1896-1980)
Dance
ARTHUR HONEGGER (1892-1955)
Souvenir de Chopin
FELIX LABUNSKI (1892-1979)
Threnody
CONSTANT LAMBERT (1905-1951)
Piano Concerto for piano solo, two trumpets, strings and timpaniwith English Northern Philharmonia, David Lloyd-Jones (conductor)
BOHUSLAV MARTINŮ (1890-1959)
Mazurka, H284
HENRYK MELCER-SZCZAWINSKI (1869-1928)
Piano Concerto No 1 in E minorwith BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Christoph König (conductor)
Piano Concerto No 2 in C minorwith BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Christoph König (conductor)
DARIUS MILHAUD (1892-1974)
Choral
FEDERICO MOMPOU (1893-1987)
Variations sur un thème de Chopin
EDUARD NÁPRAVNÍK (1839-1916)
Notturno 'La réminiscence de Chopin', Op 48 No 1
JOAQUÍN NIN-CULMELL (1908-2004)
In Memoriam Paderewski
IGNACY JAN PADEREWSKI (1860-1941)
Piano Sonata in E flat minor, Op 21
Variations and Fugue on an original theme in A minor, Op 11
Variations and Fugue on an original theme in E flat minor, Op 23
KAROL RATHAUS (1895-1954)
Kujawiak
VITTORIO RIETI (1898-1994)
Allegro danzante
ERNEST SCHELLING (1876-1939)
Con tenerezza
Nocturne 'Ragusa'
SIGISMOND STOJOWSKI (1870-1946)
Cradle Song
Deux Orientales, Op 10
Deux Pensées musicales, Op 1
Fantasie, Op 38
Piano Concerto No 1 in F sharp minor, Op 3with BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins (conductor)
Piano Concerto No 2 in A flat major 'Prologue, Scherzo and Variations', Op 32with BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins (conductor)
HEITOR VILLA-LOBOS (1887-1959)
Hommage à Chopin
JAROMÍR WEINBERGER (1896-1967)
Étude in G major
EMERSON WHITHORNE (1884-1958)
Hommage, Op 58 No 2
JÓZEF WIENIAWSKI (1837-1912)
Étude, Op 44 No 22
JULIUSZ ZARĘBSKI (1854-1885)
Piano Quintet in G minor, Op 34with Szymanowski Quartet
ALEKSANDER ZARZYCKI (1834-1895)
Chant du printemps, Op 34 No 1
Grande Polonaise in E flat major, Op 7with BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Łukasz Borowicz (conductor)
Piano Concerto in A flat major, Op 17with BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Łukasz Borowicz (conductor)
WŁADYSŁAW ŻELEŃSKI (1837-1921)
Piano Concerto in E flat major, Op 60with BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Łukasz Borowicz (conductor)
Piano Quartet in C minor, Op 61with Szymanowski Quartet

Alphabetical listing of all musical works

Ach bleib' bei uns, Herr Jesu Christ, BWV649 (Bach/Vaughan Williams)
Ach wie flüchtig, ach wie nichtig, BWV26 (Bach/Rummel)
Adagio  
Aftermath (Chanler)
Allegro danzante (Rieti)
Also hat Gott die Welt geliebt, BWV68 (Bach/Rummel)
Amore traditore, BWV203 (Bach/Rummel)
Andante  
Aspirations, Op 39 (Stojowski)
Ballade  
Be contented, O my soul  
Berceuse  
Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in F major, BWV1047 (Bach/Goossens)
Caprice: Allegro assai  
Cello Suite No 6 in D major, BWV1012 (Bach/Fryer)
Chant d'amour  
Chant du printemps, Op 34 No 1 (Zarzycki)
Chant élégiaque  
Choral (Milhaud)
Christ lag in Todesbanden, BWV4 (Bach/Rummel)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV248 (Bach/Rummel)
Con tenerezza (Schelling)
Contes de jeunesse, Op 46 (Leschetizky)
Cradle Song (Stojowski)
Dance (Hammond)
Danse caractéristique  
Das alte Jahr vergangen ist, BWV614 (Bach/Bliss)
Das alte Jahr vergangen ist, BWV614 (Bach/Rummel)
Das Brausen von den rauhen Winden  
Das neugeborne Kindelein, BWV122 (Bach/Rummel)
Dein Name gleich der Sonnen geh  
Der Streit zwischen Phoebus und Pan 'Geschwinde, ihr wirbeln den Winde', BWV201 (Bach/Rummel)
Der Tag, der ist so freudenreich, BWV605 (Bach/Lambert)
Deux Orientales, Op 10 (Stojowski)
Deux Pensées musicales, Op 1 (Stojowski)
Dialogue  
Dich hab ich je und je geliebt  
Die Seele ruht in Jesu Händen  
Die Welt ist wie ein Rauch und Schatten  
Dix-huit morceaux, Op 72 (Tchaikovsky)
Durchlauchtster Leopold, BWV173a (Bach/Rummel)
Echo rustique  
Elegiac Mazurka (Benjamin)
Erhalt uns, Herr, bei deinem Wort, BWV126 (Bach/Rummel)
Ertödt' uns durch dein' Güte  
Esurientes implevit bonis  
Étude in G major (Weinberger)
Étude symphonique, Op 28 (Chaminade)
Étude, Op 44 No 22 (Wieniawski)
Fantasia in G major 'Pièce d'orgue', BWV572 (Bach/Bax)
Fantasie, Op 38 (Stojowski)
Französisch  
Gelobet sei der Herr, mein Gott, BWV129 (Bach/Rummel)
Gelobet sei mein Gott  
Grande Polonaise in E flat major, Op 7 (Zarzycki)
Herr Gott, dich loben alle wir, BWV130 (Bach/Rummel)
Herr Jesu Christ, wahr' Mensch und Gott, BWV127 (Bach/Rummel)
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV147 (Bach/Hess)
Herzlich tut mich verlangen, BWV727 (Bach/Walton)
Homage (Goossens)
Hommage à Chopin  
Hommage à Chopin  
Hommage à Chopin (Villa-Lobos)
Hommage à Chopin, Op 111 No 1 (Bendel)
Hommage à Paderewski (Castelnuovo-Tedesco)
Hommage, Op 58 No 2 (Whithorne)
Ich bin ein guter Hirt, BWV85 (Bach/Foss)
Ich geh und suche mit Verlangen, BWV49 (Bach/Rummel)
Ich hab in Gottes Herz und Sinn, BWV92 (Bach/Rummel)
Impromptu  
Impromptu On the Themes of Two Preludes By Chopin (Balakirev)
In dulci iubilo, BWV729 (Bach/Berners)
In Memoriam Paderewski (Nin-Culmell)
Jesu, der du meine Seele, BWV78 (Bach/Rummel)
Jesu, joy of man's desiring  
Jesus Christus, Gottes Sohn  
Jesus nahm zu sich die Zwölfe, BWV22 (Bach/Rummel)
Komm, süsser Tod, BWV478 (Bach/Bridge)
Komm, süsser Tod, BWV478 (Bach/Stevenson)
Kujawiak – Obertas  
Kujawiak (Rathaus)
Lanterne magique, Op 66 (Godard)
L'aspiration vers la joie: Rhapsodie  
L'aspiration vers l'amour: Romance  
L'aspiration vers l'azur: Prélude  
L'aspiration vers le caprice: Intermède  
Lass dich nimmer von der Liebe berücken 'Chi in amore ha nemica la sorte'  
L'espiègle  
Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV731 (Bach/Rummel)
Little Fugue in G minor, BWV578 (Bach/Borwick)
Magnificat, BWV243 (Bach/Rummel)
Mazurka elegiaca, Op 23 No 2 (Britten)
Mazurka pour danser  
Mazurka, H284 (Martinů)
Méditation  
Mein gläubiges Herze, frohlocke, sing, scherze  
Mein Gott, wie lange, ach lange?, BWV155 (Bach/Cohen)
Meine Seele erhebt den Herrn, BWV648 (Bach/Ireland)
Mélodie  
Nine Variations on a Chopin Prelude, BV213a (Busoni)
Nocturne  
Nocturne 'Ragusa' (Schelling)
Notturno 'La réminiscence de Chopin', Op 48 No 1 (Nápravník)
O Gott, du frommer Gott!  
O Lamm Gottes, unschuldig, BWV656 (Bach/Borwick)
O Mensch, bewein' dein' Sünde gross, BWV622 (Bach/Howells)
O Menschen, die ihr täglich sündigt  
Passé lointain  
Pastell  
Piano Concerto for piano solo, two trumpets, strings and timpani (Lambert)
Piano Concerto in A flat major, Op 17 (Zarzycki)
Piano Concerto in E flat major, Op 60 (Żeleński)
Piano Concerto No 1 in E minor (Melcer)
Piano Concerto No 1 in F sharp minor, Op 3 (Stojowski)
Piano Concerto No 2 in A flat major 'Prologue, Scherzo and Variations', Op 32 (Stojowski)
Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor (Melcer)
Piano Quartet in C minor, Op 61 (Żeleński)
Piano Quintet in G minor, Op 34 (Zarębski)
Piano Sonata in E flat minor, Op 21 (Paderewski)
Polacca de concert  
Portrait—Joh. Str.  
Prélude  
Profil 'Chopin'  
Quatre Morceaux pour piano, Op 26 (Stojowski)
Romance: Sostenuto e con molto espressione  
Sanctify us by thy goodness  
Sarabande  
Scène dansante: Invitation au trepak  
Scherzo-fantaisie  
Scherzo-Impromptu  
See what his love can do  
Souvenir de Chopin (Honegger)
Stimmungen 'Moods', Op 73 (Grieg)
Studie 'Hommage à Chopin'  
Stürze zu Boden  
Suite polonaise No 2, Op 31 (Blumenfeld)
Tendres reproches  
Thème cracovien varié  
Three Hungarian Folk-Tunes, Sz66 (Bartók)
Three Mazurkas, Op 32 No 1 (Berkeley)
Threnody (Labunski)
Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C major, BWV564 (Bach/Hess)
Un poco di Chopin  
Un poco di Schumann  
Valse à cinq temps  
Valse-bluette  
Variations and Fugue on an original theme in A minor, Op 11 (Paderewski)
Variations and Fugue on an original theme in E flat minor, Op 23 (Paderewski)
Variations et Fugue sur un thème original, Op 42 (Stojowski)
Variations sur un thème de Chopin (Mompou)
Vater unser im Himmelreich, BWV760 (Bach/Rummel)
Vom Himmel hoch, da komm' ich her  
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV645 (Bach/Bantock)
Walzermasken (Godowsky)
Was frag ich nach der Welt, BWV94 (Bach/Rummel)
Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan, BWV99 (Bach/Rummel)
Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen, BWV12 (Bach/Rummel)
Wienerisch  
Wir eilen mit schwachen, doch emsigen Schritten  
Wir glauben all an einen Gott, BWV740 (Bach/Whittaker)
Wir müssen durch viel Trübsal, BWV146 (Bach/Rummel)
Zu Tanze, zu Sprunge 'Pan's dancing song'