Brahms' Symphony No.2
Hannu Lintu, conductor
Conrad Tao, piano
Andrew Balio, trumpet
Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3
Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No.1
Brahms: Symphony No. 2
The youthful sardonic humor of Shostakovich's First Piano Concerto contrasts with the sunniest of Brahms' four symphonies, written in one idyllic summer vacation. The impressive Finnish maestro Hannu Lintu returns to lead this program.