Güher and Süher Pekinel: Live in Concert

Overview

The Turkish-born classical pianists Guher and Suher Pekinel - identical twin sisters, who most commonly perform duets together - highlight this musical compilation, with footage culled from three different events: a concert mounted and performed at London's Cadogan Hall in 2007, a New Year's Concert at the Tonhalle Zurich in 2007, and the opening concert of the Lucerne Piano Festival in 2006. Selections include Darius Milhaud's "Scaramouche Op. 165 b," Brahms's "Sonata in F minor for two pianos, Op. 34b," and ...
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Overview

The Turkish-born classical pianists Guher and Suher Pekinel - identical twin sisters, who most commonly perform duets together - highlight this musical compilation, with footage culled from three different events: a concert mounted and performed at London's Cadogan Hall in 2007, a New Year's Concert at the Tonhalle Zurich in 2007, and the opening concert of the Lucerne Piano Festival in 2006. Selections include Darius Milhaud's "Scaramouche Op. 165 b," Brahms's "Sonata in F minor for two pianos, Op. 34b," and Witold Lutoslawski's "Paganini Variations."
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Special Features

Excerpts: Rachmaninoff Suite No. 5 / J. S. Bach Triple concerto, BWV 1063, with Jacques Loussier Trio / concerto in C minor, BWV 1060, arranged by Jacques Loussier / Concerto in C minor, BVW 1062 / Vivaldi Four Seasons, "Spring" /; Trailer with concert and interview excerpts of the portrait by Hanno Rinke / Bach and Jazz, Güher & Süher Pekinel with Jacques Loussier
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/17/2009
  • UPC: 807280134995
  • Original Release: 2006
  • Source: Arthaus Musik
  • Region Code: 0
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Subtitled
  • Time: 1:28:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 72,535

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Güher Pekinel Piano
Süher Pekinel Piano
Sir Colin Davis Conductor
Muhai Tang Conductor
Technical Credits
Oliver Becker Director
Johannes Brahms Score Composer
Witold Lutoslawski Score Composer
Darius Milhaud Score Composer
Francis Poulenc Score Composer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Guher and Suher Pekinel: Live in Concert
1. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto No. 10 In E-Flat Major for Two Pianos, K. 365: Opening [:32]
2. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto No. 10 In E-Flat Major for Two Pianos, K. 365: I Allegro [10:17]
3. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto No. 10 In E-Flat Major for Two Pianos, K. 365: II Andante [7:07]
4. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto No. 10 In E-Flat Major for Two Pianos, K. 365: III Rondo, Allegro [7:22]
5. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto No. 10 In E-Flat Major for Two Pianos, K. 365: End Credits [:47]
6. Francis Poulenc: Concerto in D Minor for Two Pianos: Opening [:20]
7. Francis Poulenc: Concerto in D Minor for Two Pianos: I Allegro Ma Non Troppo [8:14]
8. Francis Poulenc: Concerto in D Minor for Two Pianos: II Larghetto [5:27]
9. Francis Poulenc: Concerto in D Minor for Two Pianos: III Finale, Allegro Molto [6:25]
10. Darius Milhaud: Scaramouche, Op. 165B: Brazileira - Mouvement De Samba [2:41]
11. Darius Milhaud: Scaramouche, Op. 165B: End Credits [:34]
12. Johannes Brahms: Sonata in F Minor for Two Pianos, Op. 34B: Opening [:27]
13. Johannes Brahms: Sonata in F Minor for Two Pianos, Op. 34B: I Allegro Non Troppo [11:00]
14. Johannes Brahms: Sonata in F Minor for Two Pianos, Op. 34B: II Andante, Un Poco Adagio [8:03]
15. Johannes Brahms: Sonata in F Minor for Two Pianos, Op. 34B: III Schezo. Allegro - Trio [:01]
16. Johannes Brahms: Sonata in F Minor for Two Pianos, Op. 34B: IV Finale. Poco sostenuto - Allegro Non Troppo [4:07]
17. Witold Lutoslawski: Paganini Variations: Paganini Variations [10:22]
18. Witold Lutoslawski: Paganini Variations: End Credits [3:07]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Guher and Suher Pekinel: Live in Concert
   Start Programme
   Select Chapter
      Cadogan Hall London, 2007
      Tonhalle Zurich, New Year's Concert 2007
      Lucerne Piano Festival, Opening Concert 2006
      Interview With Güher & Süher Pekinel, London 2009
   Languages
      English
      Deutsch
      Français
      Español
      Türkçe
      Japanese
   Trailers
      Rachmaninoff: Suite No. 5 (1st Movement)
      J. S. Bach: Triple Concerto, BWV 1063, With Jacques Loussier Trio
      J. S. Bach: Concerto in C Minor, BWV 1062, English Chamber Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis / Concerto in C Minor, BWV 1060, Arranged by Jacques Loussier
      Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons, "Spring"
      "Double Life." A Short Profile About Güher & Süher Pekinel
      Bach Jazz Trailer, Produced by Abdullah Oguz at the Byzantine, Cistern, Istanbul
   Resume Film
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