|Year of birth||1833|
|Year of death||1897|
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Cordis String Quartet; Roberts Balanas; Eriko Nagayama; Adria Trulls
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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.
The increasingly effulgent conductor filtered Brahms’ tone through a chandelier of variously-shaped orchestral figures.
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.
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.
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