This Sunday at 1 pm, join us for a Philadelphia Orchestra concert from October. Yefim Bronfman, one of the world's greatest pianists, brings his unique blend of power, virtuosity, and grace to Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 4 - its delicate solo opening bars and fiery conclusion serving as an ideal vehicle to showcase Bronfman's talents.
Pianist Yefim Bronfman speaks with Susan Lewis about the genius of Beethoven.
A celebrated pianist continues to explore the genius of Beethoven’s piano concertos. As WRTI’s Susan Lewis reports, the fourth concerto remains one of the most intriguing masterpieces in the piano repertoire.
Listen to Susan's interview with Yefim Bronfman.
Listen to Susan's interview with Yefim Bronfman this Sunday afternoon, November 24 when WRTI’s Philadelphia Orchestra concert broadcast features Bronfman playing Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 4. Also on the program is Shostakovich’s 11th symphony. Semyon Byshkov conducts.
Lorin Maazel returns to conduct the New York Philharmonic in a program featuring pianist Yefim Bronfman. Maazel, NY Philharmonic Music Director from 2002 to 2009, leads a performance of the Sibelius Symphony No. 2. With Bronfman, we'll hear the Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1. Sunday, Feb. 17 3 to 5 pm.
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1 Sibelius: Symphony No. 2
Music Director Alan Gilbert conducts the NY Philharmonic in concert performances of two works from their summer home in Colorado: the Sinfonia Espansiva, Carl Nielsen's Symphony No. 3 for large orchestra with a wordless soprano and baritone obbligato, and the Brahms Piano Concerto No. 2, one of the cornerstones of the repertoire. Yefim Bronfman joins the orchestra for the Brahms. Sunday, August 26th 3 to 5 pm.