The fabulous Sitkovetsky Trio, rising stars of chamber music, opens with Beethoven’s breakthrough piece. Its confident swagger contrasts with the turbulent emotions of Schumann’s First Piano Trio, which surge throughout its first movement’s yearning string melodies and stormy piano writing.
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Piano Trio in C minor Op. 1 No. 3
Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor Op. 63