Minnesota Orchestra

Pianist Orion Weisscourtesy the artist

December 06, 2021

Pianist Orion Weiss joins the Minnesota Orchestra and conductor Osmo Vanska to play Frederic Chopin's Piano Concerto No. 2. Also, two contrasting classical era symphonies by Haydn and Saint-Georges.

Episode Playlist

Hour 1

SAINT-GEORGES: Symphony No. 2

CHOPIN: Piano Concerto No. 2

Hour 2

HAYDN: Symphony No. 94 “Surprise”

STRAUSS: Symphonia Domestica (Virgin 61460)


This week’s Encore Contest piece was Brahms’ Hungarian Dance No. 3.