Johannes Brahms

Paul Laraia
Courtesy of the Artist

On WCRB In Concert with Rockport Music, acclaimed violist Paul Laraia joins the Aizuri Quartet and friends for chamber pieces by Mozart, Dvorák, Bruch, and Brahms, on demand.

Christian Zacharias
Astrid Schoerke / Constanza Zacharias

Saturday, November 30, 2019
(encore broadcast Monday, December 9)
8:00 PM

In an all-German program with the BSO, Christian Zacharias is the pianist in Schumann's Introduction and Allegro appassionato, as well as the conductor in Brahms's Serenade No. 2 and Schumann's Symphony No. 4.

András Schiff
Nadia Romanini

Saturday, October 19, 2019
(encore broadcast Monday, October 28)
8:00 PM

In a BSO program spanning three centuries of music, András Schiff is the soloist in piano concertos by Bach and Beethoven, as well as the conductor in Bartók's Dance Suite and Brahms's tribute to Haydn.

Herbert Blomstedt
Martin U.K. Lengemann

Saturday, September 7, 2019

In an encore broadcast of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Herbert Blomstedt conducts Brahms's majestic Symphony No. 1, and guest soloist Truls Mørk showcases the lightheartedness of Haydn in his Cello Concerto No. 1.

Savoring the Glow of Brahms’s Violin Sonatas

Sep 2, 2019
Alina Ibragimova and Cedric Tiberghien
Askonas Holt

Twelve years of playing together has given violinist Alina Ibragimova and pianist Cédric Tiberghien a sixth sense for capturing the heartbreak and the nobility of Brahms, and their new album is our CD of the Week.