Prog. 2 of 8: Curse of "The Article"
After witnessing Brahms’ immense talent, Robert Schumann wrote a now infamous article that was supposed to praise Brahms. But young Johannes was not yet ready for the sudden fame.
Featured music: Johaness Brahms Quartet No. 1 in C minor, Op. 51, No. 1
Explorations is a co-production between KALW and San Francisco Performances. Go to their "Saturday Morning series" and experience how Explorations comes to life!
The Alexander String Quartets recording can be found on Foghorn Classics.com
Go to Dr. Robert Greenberg's website for lectures, compositions, videos and more.
Explorations in Music Producer is Eric Wayne, who also has a record label, Digital Victrola, that showcases the local San Francisco Bay Area musical talent.