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Composer: Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)

March 2017
Evening performance
Matinee performance
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LondonLunchtime Recital - Cordis String Quartet

Haydn, Brahms
Cordis String Quartet; Roberts Balanas; Eriko Nagayama; Adria Trulls

La CoruñaHaydn, Brahms

Haydn, Brahms
Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia; Dima Slobodeniouk; Nelson Freire

AmsterdamMaster Pianist Yuja Wang

Schubert, Brahms, Chopin
Yuja Wang, Piano

StockholmTwo Piano Trios

Schubert, Brahms
Amus Kerstin Andersson; Stefan Lindgren; Mikael Sjögren

AmsterdamWispelwey and Giacometti: Schubert and Brahms

Schubert, Brahms
Pieter Wispelwey; Paolo Giacometti
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Late Style: Brahms and more

American pianist Jonathan Biss explored the notion of late style in a programme of works by Schumann, Kurtág, Chopin and Brahms which revealed a common intensity of expression regardless of the composer's age.
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Reflecting Brahms’ translucency through crystal prisms

The increasingly effulgent conductor filtered Brahms’ tone through a chandelier of variously-shaped orchestral figures.
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Disappointing Schubert and Brahms

Not much to set the heart racing in two works of German Romanticism performed by the London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, conducted by Fabio Luisi.
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A classy collaboration: Igor Levit and Fabio Luisi

A refined Emperor Concerto from Igor Levit complemented a welcome return to the LSO by Fabio Luisi, exuding calm control and infectious enthusiasm in Brahms' second symphony.
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An unexpected debut: Mälkki steps in

Jumping in to cover for Valery Gergiev,  Susanna Mälkki made a promising debut with the LSO, offering a commendable, if flawed, Also sprach Zarathustra.
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List of works
11 Gypsy Songs (Zigeunerlieder) for Voice and Piano, Op.1036 Pieces for Piano: Ballade in G minor, Op.118 no.36 Pieces for piano: Intermezzo in A major, Op.118 no.26 Pieces for piano: Intermezzo in A minor, Op.118 no.1Academic Festival Overture for large orchestra, Op.80Ach, wende diesen Blick, Op.57 no.4Alte Liebe - Old Love , Op.72 no.1Alto Rhapsody for Alto, Male Chorus and Orchestra, Op.53Anklänge - Reminiscences , Op.7 no.3Auf dem Kirchhofe - In the Churchyard , Op.105 no.4Ballade for piano in B major, Op.10 no.4Ballade for piano in D major, Op.10 no.2Ballade for piano in D minor "Edward", Op.10: no.1Cello Sonata in D major (transcription of Violin Sonata no. 1 in G major, Op.78)Cello Sonata no. 1 in E minor for Cello and Piano, Op.38Cello Sonata no. 2 in F major, Op.99Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op.115Clarinet Trio in A minor, Op.114Clarinet sonata no.1 in F minor, Op.120 no.1Clarinet sonata no.2 in E flat major, Op.120 no.2Da unten im TaleDer Tod, das ist die kühle Nacht, (Death is the Cool Night), Op.96 no.1Der Überläufer - The Turncoat , Op.48 no.2Die Mainacht (The May Night), Op.43 no.2Die schöne Magelone, Romances for voice and piano, Op.33Double Concerto in A minor for Violin, Cello and Orchestra, Op.102Eight Piano Pieces, (Klavierstücke) Op.76Ein Deutsches Requiem - A German Requiem, Op.45Ein deutsches RequiemEs schauen die Blumen (Flowers Look), Op.96 no.3F-A-E Sonata: scherzo in C minorFeldeinsamkeit - The Loneliness of the Field , Op.86 no.2Five Choruses for Mixed Chorus a cappella , Op.104Four Ballads for Piano, Op.10Four Piano Pieces (Klavierstücke), Op.119Four Quartets for SATB and Piano , Op.92Four Serious Songs (Vier Ernste Gesänge), Op.121Geistliches Lied (Spiritual Song), Op.30Gesang der Parzen - Song of the Fates for Six Voice Chorus and Orchestra, Op.89Hungarian Dance no. 1 in G minorHungarian Dance no. 17 in F sharp minorHungarian Dance no. 18 in D majorHungarian Dance no. 19 in B minorHungarian Dance no. 20 in E minorHungarian Dance no. 21 in E minorHungarian Dance no. 4 in F minorHungarian Dance no. 5 in F sharp minorHungarian Dance no. 6 in D majorHungarian Dances, arranged for orchestraHungarian Dances, for piano, WoO 1Ich schell mein Horn ins Jammerthal - I Sound My Horn in the Valley of Grief , Op.43 no.3Intermezzo in B flat minor, Op.117 no.2Intermezzo in E flat major, Op.117 no.1Intermezzos, op. 119Liebeslieder Waltzes, Op.52Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.52LiederMeerfahrt, Op.96 no.4Missa Canonica in C Major for Four- to Six-part mixed Chorus a cappella ,Neue Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op.65Nänie for Chorus and Orchestra (Harp ad libitum), Op.82O kühler Wald - Oh Cool Forest , Op.72 no.3Ophelia Lieder (Ophelia Songs)Piano Concerto no. 1 in D minor, Op.15Piano Concerto no. 2 in B flat major, Op.83Piano Quartet no. 1 in G minor, Op.25Piano Quartet no. 1, arranged for orchestra by SchoenbergPiano Quartet no. 2 in A major, Op.26Piano Quartet no. 3 in C minor, Op.60Piano Quintet in F minor, Op.34Piano Sonata no. 2 in F sharp minor, Op.2Piano Sonata no. 3 in F minor, Op.5Piano Trio in A major,Piano Trio no. 1 in B major, Op.8Piano Trio no. 2 in C major, Op.87Piano Trio no. 3 in C minor, Op.101Rhapsody in B minor, Op.79 no.1Rhapsody in G minor, Op.79 no.2Rinaldo (Cantata) for Tenor, Male Chorus and Orchestra, Op.50Schicksalslied: Song of Destiny for Chorus and Orchestra, Op.54Schwermut - Melancholy , Op.58 no.5Sehnsucht - Longing , Op.14 no.8Serenade no. 1 in D major for Large Orchestra, Op.11Serenade no. 2 in A major for Small Orchestra, Op.16Seven Fantasies for Piano, Op.116Six Piano Pieces (Klavierstücke), Op.118Six Quartets for SATB and Piano , Op.112Sonatensatz in C minorString Quartet in A minor, Op.51 no.2String Quartet in C minor, Op.51 no.1String Quartet no. 3 in B flat major, Op.67String Quintet no. 1 in F major, Op.88String Quintet no. 2 in G major, Op.111String Sextet no. 1 in B flat major for 2 Violins, 2 Violas, and 2 Celli, Op.18String Sextet no. 2 in G major for 2 Violins, 2 Violas, and 2 Celli, Op.36Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.73Symphony no. 3 in F major, Op.90Symphony no. 4 in E minor, Op.98Three Intermezzi for Piano, Op.117Three Songs for Six-part mixed Chorus a cappella , Op.42Tragische Ouverture - Tragic Overture for Orchestra, Op.81Trio in E flat major for Horn (or Cello or Viola), Violin and Piano, Op.40Two Rhapsodies for Piano, Op.79Two Songs for Alto Voice, Viola and Piano , Op.91Variations and Fugue for Piano on a Theme by Handel, Op.24Variations for Piano Four Hands on a Theme by Schumann, Op.23Variations on a Theme by Haydn in B flat major, Op.56aVariations on a Theme by Paganini, Op.35Variations on a theme by Haydn in B flat major for two pianos, Op.56bVergangen ist mir Glück und Heil - I Have Lost Happiness and Well-Being , Op.48 no.6Verzagen - Despondency , Op.72 no.4Viola Sonata in E flat major, Op.120 no.2Viola Sonata in F minor, Op.120 no.1Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77Violin Sonata no. 1 in G major, Op.78Violin Sonata no. 2 in A major, Op.100Violin Sonata no. 3 in D minor, Op.108Vom verwundeten Knaben - About the Wounded Boy , Op.14 no.2Von ewiger Liebe - Of Everlasting Love , Op.43 no.1Waltzes for Piano, Op.39Warum ist das Licht gegeben dem Mühseligen, Op.74 no.1Wie Melodien zieht es mir - As If Melodies Were Moving , Op.105 no.1Wir wandelten (We Were Walking), Op.96 no.2Über die Heide - Over the Heath , Op.86 no.4