KASS Music Gem of the Day, Holiday Reprise: Tchaik 2

Lindsay Perigo's picture
Submitted by Lindsay Perigo on Thu, 2009-12-10 08:00

Finale to Tchaikovsky's Second Symphony. To the Grandeur of Man. I dedicate it to Anne Heller and the world she doesn't believe in:




Ross Elliot's picture

..or not, the sound is lovely for a YT video.

Wow, isn't that Andrew

Hong's picture

Wow, isn't that Andrew Litton, the Music Director Emeritus of Dallas Symphony Orchestra?

I've always watched him from the back and never knew how he looked like when he was jumping. He jumped a lot. He is great. A fantastic pianist too.

Edit to add: Loved Stephen Hough/Andrew Litton recordings of Rachmaninoff: Piano Concertos Nos. 1, 2, 3 and 4; and Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, with Dallas Symphony Orchestra.

I'll do some comparing

gregster's picture

with other versions. They sound a bit stiff but I'm unsure.

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