Salzburg and Sokolov • New Album: Schubert/Beethoven
For more than 20 years, Grigory Sokolov refused to make any CD recordings whatsoever. For his first release (2014)
after this long period, the Russian pianist chose a concert he gave at the Salzburg Festival in 2008: his album The
Salzburg Recital featuring works by Mozart and Chopin was celebrated by critics worldwide and won a coveted ECHO Classic Award.
Only one year later, his new album follows: Sokolov: Schubert/Beethoven, released on January 15, 2016 by Deutsche Grammphon as part of the series Salzburg Festival Documents.
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