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Johannes Brahms (1833 - 1897)

Part One

Monday 7 June 2004 12:00-13:00 (Radio 3)

Repeated: Monday 14 June 2004 0:00-1:00 (Radio 3)

Donald Macleod charts the early years of Brahms' burgeoning career during which he had to cope with the death of his friend and mentor Robert Schumann and the beginning of his intense relationship with Schumann's wife, Clara.

Duration:

1 hour

Playlist:

Scherzo from the F-A-E Sonata
Pinchas Zuckerman (violin)
Daniel Barenboim (piano)

Variations on a theme of Robert Schumann
Louis Lortie (piano)

Sextet No 2 in G, Op 36 (1st mvt)
Amadeus Quartet
Cecil Aronowitz (viola)
William Pleeth (cello)

Piano Concerto No 1 (last mvt)
Clifford Curzon (piano)
London Symphony Orchestra
George Szell (conductor)




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