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Free Webcasts: Brahms Piano Concerto No 1 and No 2 This Weekend

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The DSO wraps up its BrahmsFest with free live webcasts of Piano Concerto No 1 and No 2 this weekend.

You can see the webcast at dso.org/live.

On Friday, 26 February 2016 at 10:45 AM EST the program will include Piano Concerto No 1, and Schoenberg’s arrangement of the Piano Quartet in G.  The featured pianist is Hélène Grimaud.

On Sunday, February 28 at 3 PM EST the program will feature Piano Concerto No 2 with pianist Grimaud, and Berio’s arrangement of the Sonata for clarinet and orchestra with clarinetist Ralph Skiano.

Brahms fans may also enjoy Brahms biographer Jan Swafford’s brief overviews of the pieces that were presented in the programs.  You can find the videos on the DSO’s YouTube page.

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