Over 60 years later, Schoenberg orchestrated Brahms’ First Piano Quartet for orchestra.
A piece he loved and thought performed too rarely, this orchestration brings out the expressive colour of Brahms’ music, while keeping the purity of a piece originally composed for four instruments.
BRAHMS Variations on a Theme of Joseph Haydn
BRAHMS arr. SCHOENBERG Piano Quartet No.1
SIMONE YOUNG conductor