Travel behind the scenes at a Friday morning matinee with an open rehearsal and concert performance. Hear the conductor’s introduction to the selected work, comments to the orchestra, a complete performance of the work, and participate in a question and answer session – All in one hour!
Along with Johann Sebastian Bach and Ludwig van Beethoven, Johannes Brahms is the third of the famous “three B’s” of classical music. Brahms’s Symphony No. 2 is a warm and happy piece he wrote over a beautiful summer in 1877 in the Austrian province of Carinthia.