Performance Today®

with host Fred Child

: Brahms' "impossible love"

91e575 20140624 helene grimaud
Helene Grimaud Mat Hennek / DG

Pianist Helene Grimaud takes us inside the music of the Piano Concerto No. 1 by Johannes Brahms. She says the music was influenced by Brahms' teacher, Robert Schumann, but dedicated to Brahms' "impossible love," Clara Schumann. Grimaud and the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra and bring this tragic love triangle back to life in a concert in Munich, Germany.