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Great composers and their next moves — Part 3

Eric T. Williams
Behzod Abduraimov performs Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 2 with Michael Stern and the Kansas City Symphony, March 2016

This week we'll listen to the Kansas City Symphony perform another trio of twos: Beethoven's Second Piano Concerto, Rachmaninoff's Second Piano Concerto and Leonard Bernstein's Symphony No. 2, "The Age of Anxiety."


Michael Stern
Dan Margolies


Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 19
by Ludwig van Beethoven
Yevgeny Sudbin, piano
Carlos Kalmar, guest conductor
Live performance, March 2015

Symphony No. 2 "The Age of Anxiety"
by Leonard Bernstein
Ran Dank, piano
Live performance, June 2018

Concerto No. 2 in C Minor for Piano And Orchestra, Op. 18
by Sergei Rachmaninoff
Behzod Abduraimov, piano
Live performance, March 2016

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