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Johannes Brahms

p, 1833-1897 AT, Hamburg
Musician / Composer / Conductor of Classical

Johannes Brahms ([joˈhanəs ˈbʁaːms]; 7 May 1833 – 3 April 1897) was a German composer and pianist. Born in Hamburg into a Lutheran family, Brahms spent much of his professional life in Vienna, Austria. In his lifetime, Brahms's popularity and influence were considerable. He is sometimes grouped with Johann Sebastian Bach and Ludwig van Beethoven as one of the "Three Bs", a comment originally made by the nineteenth-century conductor Hans von Bülow.

  
Genres
  • Classical
  • Folk
  • World
Popular Tracks   
Wiegenlied, Op. 49, No. 4 (Arr. for Cello and Piano) on Songs from the Arc of Life by Yo-Yo Ma & Kathryn Stott
ハンガリー舞曲集: Hungarian Dance No.5 In G Minor, WoO 1 No. 5 on Brahms: 21 Hungarian Dances by Johannes Brahms, Wiener Philharmoniker & Claudio Abbado
Symphony No. 3 in F Major, Op. 90: III. Poco allegretto on Brahms: Symphonies 1-4 by Johannes Brahms & David Zinman
Fantasien op. 116: Intermezzo: Adagio on Linkages - Piano music by Brahms, Wagner, Schönberg a.o. by Martin Tchiba
Symphony No.4 In E Minor, Op.98: 4. Allegro energico e passionato - Più allegro on Brahms: Symphony No.4 by Johannes Brahms, Wiener Philharmoniker & Carlos Kleiber
ハンガリー舞曲集: Hungarian Dance No.1 in G Minor, WoO 1 on Brahms: 21 Hungarian Dances by Johannes Brahms, Wiener Philharmoniker & Claudio Abbado
Piano Trio No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 101: Andante grazioso on Brahms: The Piano Trios by Johannes Brahms, Yo-Yo Ma, Emanuel Ax & Leonidas Kavakos
Brahms: 3 Intermezzi, Op. 117: No. 1 Intermezzo No. 1 in E-Flat Major on Brahms: Klavierstücke Op.116-119 by Johannes Brahms & Nicholas Angelich
Piano Concerto No.2 In B-Flat Major, Op. 83: 3. Andante - Più adagio on Brahms: The Piano Concertos; Fantasias Op.116 by Johannes Brahms, Berliner Philharmoniker & Eugen Jochum
Symphony No. 3 in F Major, Op. 90: III. Poco Allegretto on Brahms: Symphonies Nos. 2 & 3 by Johannes Brahms & Bruno Walter