Steinway Spirio Spotlight – March 2020

spirio SPOTLIGHT

POP SHUFFLE WITH ITALY’S YOUTUBE SENSATION, HAYDN’S BIRTHDAY AND MAHLER’S “ADAGIETTO.”

This month STEINWAY & SONS SPIRIO, the world’s finest high resolution player piano, introduces Francesco Parrino, the wildly popular Italian pianist and YouTube sensation who delivers authentic arrangements of famous pop tunes. This month, he joins us at our STEINWAY SPIRIO STUDIO in Hamburg for a full set of songs and is featured in our SPIRIOSYNC video playing “Take On Me.

The big anniversary in classical music this year is Beethoven’s 250th, and we continue to explore all of his piano works, this month adding the first Piano Sonata and the famous Allegretto of his 7th Symphony. We also celebrate the birthday of another great composer, Franz Joseph Haydn, with playlists of his most famous works including the C Major Fantasia performed by Sean Chen.

LVB MASTERWORKS

The Allegretto from Beethoven’s 7th Symphony

EMOTION

Dramatic slow works by Mahler & Bach & others

FANTASIA

Select works of the great composer, Franz Joseph Haydn

More classical tracks include one of the most famous works by Gustav Mahler, the Adagietto from his Fifth Symphony, which leads off a playlist called Emotion. And Antonio Pompa-Baldi performs the Brahms Op. 117 Intermezzos.