BBC Proms 2015
RADIO 3, 7PM
Playing all five of Prokofiev’s piano concertos on one night is a feat not to be sniffed at. Conductor Valery Gergiev took charge of one such performance at St Petersburg’s Mariinsky Theatre in 2012, and he’s attempting to repeat this success with the help of the LSO at the Royal Albert Hall tonight. Pianists Daniil Trifonov, nov, Sergei Babayan and Alexei Volodin are theh soloists,li andd theh concert offers listeners a rare chance to compare their styles.