Young maestro Joshua Weilerstein leads Schumann's First Symphony, inspired by his "Liebesfrühling" (spring of love) after marrying Clara Wieck.
Van Cliburn silver medalist Beatrice Rana makes her Detroit debut with Bartók's third piano concerto.
Guest maestro James Gaffigan leads Beethoven's immortal Fifth Symphony.
Beethoven scholar and masterful interpreter Jonathan Biss performs the great German composer's Fourth Piano Concerto. Jakub Hruša conducts.
Leonard Slatkin opens the 2014-15 Season with Brahms' first symphony.