Leonard Rose Performs Saint-Saëns’ Cello Concerto No. 1

October 21, 2022, 9:00 pm

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Leonard Rose
Leonard Rose

Leonard Rose was the Principal Cello of the New York Philharmonic from 1943 to 1951; in the final year of his tenure he recorded Saint-Saëns’ First Cello Concerto, conducted by Dimitri Mitropoulos. We will also hear Mitropoulos conduct Borodin’s Symphony No. 2, and works by Kodály and Dvořák conducted by Lorin Maazel.


Borodin: Symphony No. 2 in B minor
Dimitri Mitropoulos, conductor

Saint-Saëns: Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor
Leonard Rose, Cello; Dimitri Mitropoulos, conductor

Kodály: Dances of Galánta
Lorin Maazel, conductor

Dvořák: Symphony No. 7 in D minor
Lorin Maazel, conductor