Symphony No.2

Sergey Rachmaninov

Symphony No.2 in E minor

Op. 27

About this work...

By 1906, the time when Rachmaninov began work of the Second Symphony, he had become not only a well-known pianist and conductor, but a composer of considerable renown. Ten years before, however, the abject failure of his First Symphony had robbed him of his confidence and plunged him into a dark depression. Unable to c...