Piano Concerto
Nigel Hess


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Nigel Hess's work for piano and orchestra climbs 5 to reach its highest-ever Hall of Fame ranking

As modern piano concertos go, Nigel Hess' has to be one of the most revered. Originally commissioned by the Prince of Wales as a tribute to the memory of the Queen Mother, it has since been recorded by the likes of Lang Lang — testament to its status as a performers' concerto.