Whether it’s breathing new life into Corelli’sfamed Follia – in the program opener – or taking a cue from Goethe’s Faust, there’s a special richness in the music of Rachmaninoff that embraces listeners and never lets them go.
Sergei Rachmaninoff Variations on a Theme by Corelli Op. 42 Sonata No. 1 in D minor Op. 28