The Cleveland Orchestra Performs Brahms and Shostakovich
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Franz Welser-Möst leads the Cleveland Orchestra in program featuring Gil Shaham performing Brahms’s Violin Concerto in D Major; the New York premiere of Kaija Saariaho’s Laterna magica, a work inspired by the autobiography of Ingmar Bergmann; and Shostakovich's Symphony No. 6.
Shaham replaces Yefim Bronfman who withdrew on Tuesday.
The archived broadcast can be heard above through June 6.
The Cleveland Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, Music Director and Conductor
Gil Shaham, violin
JOHANNES BRAHMS - Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 77
KAIJA SAARIAHO - Laterna magica (New York Premiere)
DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH - Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op. 54
Kaija Saariaho is the holder of the 2011-2012 Richard and Barbara Debs Composer's Chair at Carnegie Hall.