NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra

Daniil TrifonovCourtesy of artist

March 28, 2022

NDR presents a cinematic line-up, first exploring the darker side of romantic music in Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2, followed by one of Nielsen’s most dramatic works, “Inextinguishable,” which features an exciting battle between two sets of timpani.

Episode Playlist

Hour 1

RACHMANINOFF: Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, op. 18

Hour 2

NIELSEN: Symphony No. 4, op. 29, “Inextinguishable”


Timothy F. of Saint George, UT, won this week's Encore Contest by correctly identifying Debussy’s Reflets dans l'eau.