Tuesday, 21 May 2019
NZSO 2016: Stephen Hough plays Brahms

Pianist Stephen Hough joins the NZSO for one of the mightiest concertos in the repertoire.

Stephen Hough

Stephen Hough. Photo: Sim Canetty-Clarke


BRAHMS: Piano Concerto No 2 in Bb Op 83;

FARR: From the Depths Sound the Great Sea Gongs Part 1;

SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No 1 in F minor Op 10

Stephen Hough (piano), New Zealand Symphony Orchestra conducted by Gustavo Gimeno

Recorded in Auckland Town Hall by RNZ


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