Yefim Bronfman

Airs Monday, September 12, at 1 p.m. On this week's concert from the Cleveland Orchestra, their celebration of Brahms concludes with pianist Yefim Bronfman returning to the stage for the Brahms' Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 83. Music Director Franz Welser-Möst will open the concert with the Brahms Variations on a Theme of Haydn and in the center, an historic performance of the Brahms Alto Rhapsody, Op. 53 featuring Lorin Maazel, conducting and Contralto Jessye Norman.

Airs Monday, September 5, at 1 p.m. On this week's concert from the Cleveland Orchestra, their celebration of Brahms continues with Franz Welser-Möst leading the orchestra in the Brahms' Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor featuring pianist Yefim Bronfman. The concert will conclude with the Symphony No. 1 in C minor, by Brahms.

Airs Monday, May 11, at 11 a.m. This week on the San Francisco Symphony Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas takes the podium to lead the orchestra in a new work called "Lineage,' by Di Castri, the Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Opus 44 by Prokofiev, and Stravinsky's Divertimento from The Fairy's Kiss. Pianist Yefim Bronfman will be featured in the center performing Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor, Opus 23. 

Airs Monday, May 26 at 11 a.m. On this week's broadcast concert by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra music director Manfred Honeck will be joined on stage by pianist Yefim Bronfman in a performance of Ludwig van Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 5, “Emperor.” Mr. Bronfman will all play several encores by Liszt and Chopin. The concert also features Johann Strauss, Jr., Franz Lehar, Henry Mancini, and Jerome Kern. 

Airs Thursday, May 24 at 11:00 a.m. Brahms' Violin Concerto with special guest Gil Shaham. They'll also present Kaija Saariaho's Laterna Magica in its New York Premiere and  the Shostakovich Sixth Symphony, created to convey "joy and youth" — a perfect springtime program from one of our nation's top orchestras.

Note: Yefim Bronfman was unable due to perform to illness and Gil Shaham agreed to step in an play the Brahms Violin Concerto at the last minute.