Prokofiev – Toccata in D Minor – Argerich, Piano

The Toccata in D minor Op. 11 for solo piano was written by Sergei Prokofiev in 1912 and debuted by the composer on December 10, 1916 in Petrograd. It is a further development of the toccata form, which has been used by composers such as Johann Sebastian Bach and Robert Schumann.

Recording : 1960 in Hannover, Beethoven-Saal Deutsche Grammophon. Album: The Young Martha Argerich.

Other Prokofiev’s work by Martha Argerich

Sonata No 7, third movement

Martha Argerich performs the third and last movement from Prokofiev's Sonata No. 7 in B-flat major
Martha Argerich performs the third and last movement from Prokofiev’s Sonata No. 7 in B-flat major

Piano Concerto No 3 in C Major

Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No 3 in C Major - Argerich, Piano
Prokofiev – Piano Concerto No 3 in C Major – Martha Argerich

Prokofiev’s Toccata in D minor: other performance

Vladimir Horowitz

Prokofiev - Toccata in D Minor - Horowitz, Piano
Prokofiev – Toccata in D Minor – Vladimir Horowitz, Piano

Yuja Wang

Prokofiev - Toccata in D minor - Wang, Piano
Prokofiev – Toccata in D minor – Yuja Wang, Piano

Martha Argerich new videos

Martha Argerich
Martha Argerich new videos, links (on tour, social medias) and biography