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Lisa Batiashvili - Visions of Prokofiev is WFMT: Featured New Release

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Lisa Batiashvili has been described by The Times as "outstanding even among the very many fine violinists of her generation." Visions of Prokofiev is her new recording with the Chamber Orchestra of Europe conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin. The album features Prokofiev's two violin concertos as well as select movements from his famous ballets and opera (Cinderella, Romeo and Juliet, The Love for Three Oranges), newly arranged for solo violin and orchestra by Lisa's father, Tamás Batiashvili.

For Friday March 16, 2018, The WFMT: Chicago - Featured New Release is Lisa Batiashvili: Visions of Prokofiev