Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Plays Brahms, Schubert and Bartok
Saturday, February 25, 2017
Listen to the recording of WQXR's live broadcast from Carnegie Hall of Franz Welser-Möst leading the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra in two popular Romantic works paired with a modernist masterpiece from the early 20th century.
WQXR's Jeff Spurgeon co-hosts the live broadcast alongside John Hockenberry, host of The Takeaway. In this video, Spurgeon recaps his favorite moments from the concert and highlights what to listen for in the on-demand audio above.
This recording was made on February 25, 2017.
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1
Buchbinder encore: Strauss/Alfred Grünfeld: Soirée de Vienne (paraphrase on Die Fledermaus)
Schubert: Symphony No. 8, "Unfinished"
Bartok: The Miraculous Mandarin Suite
Encore: Josef Strauss: Frauenherz (A Woman's Heart) Polka-Mazur Op. 166
We asked listeners to share their thoughts during the broadcast using #CHLive. Here is a collection of their tweets and photos: