Karina Canellakis, Conductor. Jennifer Koh, Violin.
The premiere of Rachmaninoff’s First Symphony was so poorly received that it took years of psychotherapy and hypnosis to drive away his self-doubt. Thankfully, he persevered with the triumphant Symphony, a lush and romantic masterpiece that moves us to this day.
Andrew Norman - Violin Concerto (ISO co-commission)
Rachmaninoff - Symphony No. 2