2.Concerto For Piano and Orchestra No. 1 In D Minor, Op. 15: Maestoso
3.Concerto For Piano and Orchestra No. 1 In D Minor, Op. 15: Adagio
4.Concerto For Piano and Orchestra No. 1 In D Minor, Op. 15: Rondo. Allegro non troppo
5.Excerpt of New York Philharmonic Intermission Radio Interview
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The circumstances surrounding this April 6, 1962 concert at Carnegie Hall are as legendary as the performance itself. Pianist Gould desired to play the piece at a slower-than-usual tempo, Bernstein (who was conducting the New York Philharmonic) did not. Gould prevailed, but Bernstein shared his disavowal in an infamous pre-concert speech to the audience. This CD-the concert recording's first authorized release-includes Bernstein's speech, the complete performance and a revealing Glen Gould interview recorded two years later.