Saturday, 24_11_2018 8 p.m. | Wuhan | Tour

Johannes Brahms

"New Trails“ was the title of an enthusiastic article in the "Neue Zeitschrift für Musik“ in which Robert Schumann introduced Johannes Brahms (born on May 7th 1833 in Hamburg) to the musical world. Praised as an innovator by Schumann, Brahms was...  more

Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 2 in B-flat major, Opus 83

"A second one will certainly sound different…!" Immediately after the spectacular failure of his First Piano Concerto in 1959 in Leipzig, Brahms announced another work in this genre, for which the musical world nevertheless had to wait more than two...

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Johannes Brahms

"New Trails“ was the title of an enthusiastic article in the "Neue Zeitschrift für Musik“ in which Robert Schumann introduced Johannes Brahms (born on May 7th 1833 in Hamburg) to the musical world. Praised as an innovator by Schumann, Brahms was...  more

Symphony No. 1 in C major, Opus 68

Ever since Schumann first praised the young Brahms, calling him a trail-blazing composer, the public eagerly awaited his First Symphony. And the pressure that weighed down on the creative process was correspondingly heavy. Not until 1876, at the...

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Valery Gergiev , conductor

Born in Moscow, Valery Gergiev initially studied conducting under Ilya Musin at the Leningrad Conservatory. While still a student, he won the Herbert von Karajan conducting competition in Berlin. In 1978, aged 24, Valery Gergiev became assistant...  more

Yuja Wang , piano

Critical superlatives and audience ovations have followed Yuja Wang’s dazzling career. The Beijing-born pianist, celebrated for her charismatic artistry and captivating stage presence, is ready to register fresh achievements which features recitals,...  more