This program details the events and influences that shaped the development of the man. Combined with stunning period images, paintings, and feature film inserts, the program explores the life and times of Brahms against a background of an orchestral performance that highlights some of his most popular works. Played by The Moscow Symphony Orchestra and conducted by, Constantine Krimets a graduate of both the Kiev State Conservatory and also the Moscow Conservatory featuring Anton Martynov (violin). Works examined include Variations on a theme of Hadyn, Symphony No1, Hungarian Dances No1 in G Minor, No5 in F, No19 in E Minor. O.20 in E Minor, and The Violin Concerto.