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Composer: Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)

April 2018
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Vienna8. Abonnementkonzert

Bernstein, Schoenberg, Brahms
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra; Andrés Orozco-Estrada

ManchesterThe Hallé - Brahms' First Symphony

© Jim Hinson
Wagner, Mendelssohn, Brahms
The Hallé; Nicholas Collon; Augustin Hadelich

Vienna8. Abonnementkonzert

Bernstein, Schoenberg, Brahms
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra; Andrés Orozco-Estrada

BerlinPhilharmonia Orchestra London

Brahms, Mahler
Philharmonia Orchestra; Esa-Pekka Salonen; Julia Fischer

LondonElizabeth Sombart, piano

Elizabeth Sombart, piano
Brahms, Schubert, Chopin
Elizabeth Sombart, Piano
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Vengerov and Osetinskaya explore Brahms at the Barbican

Maxim Vengerov © Benjamin Ealovega
Maxim Vengerov and Polina Osetinskaya’s marathon of Brahms sonatas showed off the composer at his most lyrical and dramatic. 
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A message of consolation 150 years on

Paavo Järvi © Ixi Chen
Celebrating the 150th anniversary of its first performance, Paavo Järvi directs the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen in Brahms' Requiem, with the Latvian State Choir and two outstanding soloists.
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Suk's monumental Asrael Symphony in Cleveland

Sergey Khachatryan © Marco Borggreve
Suk's five-movement "dance of death" gets a rare Cleveland outing under guest conductor Jakub Hrůša after Sergey Khachatryan performed Brahms' Violin Concerto.
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Järvi's Brahms lights up the Aix Easter Festival

Paavo Järvi conducts the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen © Caroline Doutre
Aimez-vous Brahms? For anyone who thought they didn’t, this sharp, disciplined band will have made converts.
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Hakhnazaryan at Wigmore: a riotous jig with a touch of class

Narek Haknazaryan © Marco Borggreve
Hakhnazaryan’s programme was rich with meaty music.
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List of works
4 Duets, Op.284 Klavierstücke (Four Pieces for Piano), Op.11942 Deutsche Volkslieder, WoO3349 Deutsche Volkslieder, WoO 33: Da unten im Tale, no.66 Pieces for piano: Intermezzo in A major, Op.118 no.26 Pieces for piano: Intermezzo in A minor, Op.118 no.16 Pieces for piano: Intermezzo in E flat minor, Op.118 no.6A German Requiem: How Lovely Are Thy Dwellings FairAbendständchen - Evening Serenade, Op.42 no.1Academic Festival Overture for large orchestra, Op.80Alte Liebe - Old Love , Op.72 no.1Auf dem Kirchhofe - In the Churchyard , Op.105 no.4Cello 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.2Der Abend - The Evening , Op.64 no.2Der Tod, das ist die kühle Nacht, (Death is the Cool Night), Op.96 no.1Die Mainacht (The May Night), Op.43 no.2Double 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 minorFAE Sonata: III. ScherzoFeldeinsamkeit - The Loneliness of the Field , Op.86 no.2Fest- und Gedenksprüche (Festive and Commemorative Pieces), Op.109Four Serious Songs (Vier Ernste Gesänge), Op.121Fugue in A Flat minorGestillte Sehnsucht - Satisfied Longing , Op.91 no.1Herzlich tut mich erfreuen, Op.122 no.4Hungarian Dance no. 1 in G minorHungarian Dance no. 5 in F sharp minorHungarian Dances, arranged for orchestraHungarian dance no. 11 in D minorIm Herbst - In Autumn , Op.104 no.5Initials R.B.M.EIntermezzo in B flat minor, Op.117 no.2Intermezzo in C sharp minor, Op.117 no.3Intermezzo in E flat major, Op.117 no.1Intermezzos, op. 119Letztes Glück - Last Luck , Op.104 no.3Meerfahrt, Op.96 no.4Meine liebe ist grün, Op.63 no.5Missa Canonica in C Major for Four- to Six-part mixed Chorus a cappella ,Mondenschein - Moonlight , Op.85 no.2Nachtwache I - Night Watch I , Op.104 no.1Nachtwache II - Night Watch II , Op.104 no.2New Liebeslieder Waltzes for Four Voices and Piano Four Hands,Nicht mehr zu dir gehen, Op.32 no.2Nine Songs for Voice and Piano, Op.32Nänie for Chorus and Orchestra (Harp ad libitum), Op.82O Gott, du frommer Gott, Op.122 no.7O Heiland, reiss die Himmel - Oh Saviour, Rend the Heavens , Op.74 no.2O Welt, ich muss dich lassen, Op.122 no.11O kühler Wald - Oh Cool Forest , Op.72 no.3Piano 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. 1 in C major, Op.1Piano Sonata no. 3 in F minor, Op.5Piano 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.50Schaffe in mir, Gott, ein rein Herz - Create in Me, God, a Pure Heart , Op.29 no.2Scherzo in E flat minor for Piano, Op.4Schicksalslied: Song of Destiny for Chorus and Orchestra, Op.54Serenade no. 1 in D major for Large Orchestra, Op.11Serenade no. 2 in A major for Small Orchestra, Op.16Seven Fantasies for Piano, Op.116Sieben Marienlieder - Seven Songs of the Virgin for mixed Chorus a cappella , Op.22Six Piano Pieces, Op.118Sommerabend - Summer Evening , Op.85 no.1Sonata for 2 pianos in F minor, Op.34bString 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, Op.18String Sextet no. 2 in G major, Op.36Ständchen - Serenade , Op.106 no.1Symphony 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.98Theme and Variations in D minor for Piano, Op.18bThree Intermezzi for Piano, Op.117Tragische 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.91Ungarische Tänze: AuswahlVariations and Fugue for Piano on a Theme by Handel, Op.24Variations 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.56bVier Gesange, Op.17Vier Lieder aus dem Jungbrunnen (I) - Four Songs from the Fountain of Youth (I) , Op.44 no.7Vineta - Vineta , Op.42 no.2Viola 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.108Von ewiger Liebe - Of Everlasting Love , Op.43 no.1Warum ist das Licht gegeben dem Mühseligen, Op.74 no.1Wie raff ich mich auf in der Nacht, Op.32 no.1Willst du, dass ich geh? - Do You Want Me to Go? , Op.71 no.4