Here's an evening's worth of very Viennese music from the Philadelphia Orchestra.
The 20-year-old pianist Jan Lisiecki recently made his debut with the symphony, playing a sensitive rendition of Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4 in G.
The concert, conducted by music director Yannick Nézet-Séguin, also featured music by Johann Strauss, Jr., and HK Gruber.
- Listen to the full performance, courtesy of NPR Music.
- Johann Strauss, Jr.: "Tales from the Vienna Woods" Waltz,
- Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major
- Beethoven (arr. Mahler): String Quartet in F minor, "Serioso"
- Gruber: "Charivari"
- Johann Strauss, Jr.: Perpetuum mobile
For more from Lisiecki, watch footage of the young Canadian pianist wowing an audience at a CPR event in January 2014: