Featuring two masterworks by Italian composer Ottorino Respighi,
The Pines of Rome and The Fountains of Rome, and pieces written by non-Italians while on holiday
in Rome: Tchaikovsky’s Capriccio italien and Mendelssohn’s Piano Concerto No. 1 featuring Italian
pianist Roberto Plano, Gold Medal Winner of the Cleveland International Piano Competition.
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky – Capriccio italien
Felix Mendelssohn – Piano Concerto No. 1 in G minor, op. 25
Ottorino Respighi – Fountains of Rome
Ottorino Respighi – Pines of Rome