ON THIS DAY | Brahms’ Double Concerto Premiered On This Day in 1887

The concerto was, in part, a gesture of reconciliation from Brahms to Joachim, following a personal and professional fall out

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Johannes Brahms’ Double Concerto Premiere

Johannes Brahms’ Double Concerto in A Minor Op. 102 for violin, cello and orchestra premiered on this day in 1887.

The first performance was given by cellist Robert Hausmann and violinist Joseph Joachim.

 

ISAAC STERN & YO-YO MA | BRAHMS DOUBLE CONCERTO IN A MINOR | KAZUYOSHI AKIYAMA & NHK SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA