Haitink Conducts Beethoven & Brahms

March 3, 2024, 8:00 pm

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Bernard Haitink
Bernard Haitink conducts the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (Photo: Todd Rosenberg)

A 2007 broadcast from CSO’s archives: Bernard Haitink—the Orchestra’s principal conductor from 2006 until 2010—leads Beethoven’s Seventh and Brahms’s Second symphonies. The program opens with Weber’s Overture to Der Freischütz and includes Webern’s Passacaglia for Orchestra.


Carl Maria von Weber: Overture to Der Freischütz
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92
Anton Webern: Passacaglia for Orchestra, Op. 1
Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73