The Royal Philharmonic Society's highest honour, the Gold Medal, will be awarded to György Kurtág at the end of this performance. Read more
András Schiff, one of the leading pianists of his generation, plays two of the greatest sets of variations for the keyboard; J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations and Beethoven's 33 Variations in C on a Waltz by Diabelli (op. 120).