Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Robert Levin, piano
MOZART Overture to The Marriage of Figaro
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 1
ROBERT LEVIN Improvisation in the Style of Beethoven
MOZART Symphony No. 41, "Jupiter"
Pianist Robert Levin takes the solo role in Beethoven's First Piano Concert, a magnificent and zest-filled work infused with youthful energy and brilliance. Levin then presents his own classically inspired improvisiation on the piano, just as Mozart or Beethoven might have done for their audiences.