Rachmaninoff Second Concerto

Charles Dutoit - Conductor

Nikolaï Lugansky - Piano

program

Hindemith - Symphonic Metamorphosis of Themes by Carl Maria von Weber

Strauss - Also sprach Zarathustra

INTERMISSION

Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No. 2

Saturday, February 18, 2012

8:00 pm Verizon Hall

There is no better showcase for "The Philadelphia Sound" than the music of Rachmaninoff. Two more orchestral masterpieces by Strauss and Hindemith spotlight every facet of this ensemble's unique musical character.

audio

Jeffrey Kallberg, Professor of Music History, University of Pennsylvania

Pre-Concert Conversations