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Mendelssohn - Piano Trios - The Florestan Trio  Music

Posted by Max Doschan at Nov. 10, 2007
Mendelssohn - Piano Trios - The Florestan Trio

Mendelssohn - Piano Trios - The Florestan Trio
Hyperion | APE tracks, cover | 228mb | RS.com
Trio Leos - Beethoven: Piano Trios, Op. 1; Hache: Desinstalation (2017)

Trio Leos - Beethoven: Piano Trios, Op. 1; Hache: Desinstalation
Classical | WEB FLAC (tracks) & d. booklet | 100:51 min | 356 MB
Label: Klarthe | Tracks: 13 | Rls.date: 2017

"He who has heard my music, must free himself of all human miseries." said Beethoven. When Trio Leos recorded Beethoven's Trio Opus 1 more than two hundred years after their creation, they wished, of course, to join that long tradition of conservation and questioning of the great works of the history of music. Beethoven wanted to abolish the bounds of time. His past modernity is an impetus, a germinating strength which is still available. Christophe Hache, a musician with a wide cultural range (classical, jazz, contemporary music), bears witness to this original shock wave in his Désinstallation. His piece, built on the finale of the second trio, is both resonance and amplification of Beethoven's energy.
Trio Leos - Beethoven: Piano Trios, Op. 1 - Hache: Desinstalation (Deluxe Edition) (2017)

Trio Leos - Beethoven: Piano Trios, Op. 1 - Hache: Desinstalation (Deluxe Edition) (2017)
Classical, Piano | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 01:40:58 | 231 MB
Label: Klarthe | Release Year: 2017

"He who has heard my music must be free from all human misery," said Beethoven. By recording the Beethoven Trio Opus 1 over two hundred years after their creation, Leo Trio had of course the desire to be part of this long tradition of preserving and questioning the great works of the history of music. Beethoven wanted to abolish temporal boundaries. Its modernity of yesterday is an impulse, a germinating force always available. Christophe Hache, musician of all cultures (classical, jazz, contemporary music), testifies in Uninstallation of this original shock wave. His play, built on the theme of the finale of the second trio, is both resonance and amplification of the Beethovenian energy.

TrioVanBeethoven - Beethoven: Piano Trios, Vol. 4 (2017)  Music

Posted by Pisulik at Feb. 22, 2017
TrioVanBeethoven - Beethoven: Piano Trios, Vol. 4 (2017)

TrioVanBeethoven - Beethoven: Piano Trios, Vol. 4 (2017)
Classical | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 01:03:54 | 146 MB
Label: Gramola Records | Release Year: 2017

This album markes the fourth volume of the complete recordings of Beethoven's piano trios by the Austrian TrioVanBeethoven. It opens with the Trio, Op. 1/3 in C minor. Preceding this last work of hte group of piano trios, Op. 1 were a great number of uncounted works and sketches like the Variations, Op. 44, whose first drafts can be dated back to as early as the year 1792. The famous ""Gassenhauer"" Trio Op. 11 which was originally written for clarinet instead of the violin, got its sobriquet from the final movement of the work, comprising variation son a then very popular melody from the opera ""L'amor marinaro ossia il corsaro"" by Joseph Weigl from 1797. The simplicity of this tune in contrast to the normally more serious and complex writing of Beethoven enthused his contemporary critics, and it was advocated he were to write more natural rather than strained pieces. Why 'van Beethoven'?

Seraphim Trio - Beethoven: Piano Trios (2016) [TR24][OF]  Vinyl & HR

Posted by SERTiL at Feb. 6, 2017
Seraphim Trio - Beethoven: Piano Trios (2016) [TR24][OF]

Seraphim Trio - Beethoven: Piano Trios
Classical | FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/48kHz | 80:14 min | 790 MB | Digital booklet
Label: ABC Classics | Tracks: 10 | Rls.date: 2016

The Seraphim Trio makes a welcome return to ABC Classics with an album of Beethoven's piano trios. Beethoven's trios are amongst the finest works in the chamber canon, taking the form spawned by Mozart and Haydn and developing it into a musical genre which reached symphonic proportions in its musical language and virtuosity. The album combines two early trios with the later 'Ghost', showcasing the radical development of Beethoven's style.
Vladimir Ashkenazy, Itzhak Perlman, Lynn Harrell - Beethoven: Piano Trios, Vol.1 (2003) (Repost)

Vladimir Ashkenazy, Itzhak Perlman, Lynn Harrell - BeethovenЖ Piano Trios, Vol.1 (2003)
EAC | FLAC (image+.cue, log) | Covers Included | 02:11:50 | 529 MB
Genre: Classical | Label: EMI classics | Catalog: 7243585493

If these performances of Beethoven's earlier Piano Trios by Itzhak Perlman, Vladimir Ashkenazy, and Lynn Harrell are suave and sophisticated with a soupçon of sentimentality, well, that's what modern performance practice was like in the '80s. And if that sounds like an appealing manner in which to perform Beethoven's earlier Piano Trios, this is the recording to hear. Perlman, Ashkenazy, and Harrell lean into Beethoven's music, singing everything grandly, sounding everything gloriously, and souping everything up completely. One might argue that Beethoven's Piano Trios, Op. 1, are too Viennese High Classical to respond well to their approach, that the works seem more maimed and mauled then persuasively performed, but one cannot deny that Perlman, Ashkenazy, and Harrell put every iota of their expressivity and virtuosity into their overpowering performances. EMI's early digital sound has been pleasantly remastered for this CD reissue.

Seraphim Trio - Beethoven: Piano Trios (2016)  Music

Posted by tomashass at April 28, 2016
Seraphim Trio - Beethoven: Piano Trios (2016)

Seraphim Trio - Beethoven: Piano Trios (2016)
MP3 320 kbps CBR | 01:20:17 | 184 MB
Genre: Classical | Label: ABC Classics

The Seraphim Trio makes a welcome return to ABC Classics with an album of Beethoven's piano trios. Beethoven's trios are amongst the finest works in the chamber canon, taking the form spawned by Mozart and Haydn and developing it into a musical genre which reached symphonic proportions in its musical language and virtuosity.
Beethoven Piano Trios, Violin Sonatas, Cello Sonatas: Box Set 9CDs (2012)

Barenboim, Du Pre, Zukerman - Beethoven - Piano Trios, Violin, Cello Sonatas: Box Set 9CDs (2012)
Classical | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 1,52 Gb
Label: Warner Classics | Release Year: 2012

Made during the late Sixties and early Seventies, this iconic recording of Beethoven's duos and piano trios brings together three of the world's finest musicians: Zukerman, Barenboim and du Pre. The compilation reveals the players' intent on extracting the ultimate in expression; also featuring a live performance of Tchaikovsky's A minor Trio, it's combination of youthful exuberance and interpretative flair remains undiminished.
Istomin · Stern · Rose · The Trio Recordings Vol. II · The Complete Beethoven Piano Trios [4CD set]

Istomin · Stern · Rose · The Trio Recordings Vol. II · The Complete Beethoven Piano Trios [4CD set]
EAC Rip | Flac, IMG+Cue, Log | 4 CDs | 1.66 GB | Full 300 dpi Scans | 5% Rec.Rec
Label: SONY Classical | Cat. No. SM5K 46738 | Rec. 1965-66-68-69-70 | Released 1990

Asked to provide a capsule characterization of the Beethoven trios as opposed to the many other fine ones that the Istomin-Stern-Rose Trio performed, Isaac Stern offered the summation that "Beethoven is constantly driving himself and his performers in a way unknown to any other composer. There is none of the romantic levity one finds in the works of others. He is always deadly in earnest, even when introducing a lighter touch for contrast….."
Irving Kolodin
Faust, Queyras, Melnikov - Beethoven: Piano Trios Op 70 No 2, "Archduke" (2014)

Faust, Queyras, Melnikov - Beethoven: Piano Trios Op 70 No 2, "Archduke" (2014)
EAC Rip | Flac (Image + cue + log) | 1 CD | Full Scans | 282 MB
Genre: Classical | Label: Harmonia Mundi | Catalog Number: 902125

By giving the stringed instruments the status of genuinely equal partners with the piano, it was Beethoven who gave the piano trio the form it was to retain throughout the 19th century. This album presents the composer's last two works in the genre, Op.70 No.2 dedicated to Countess Marie Erdödy, and the celebrated 'Archduke' trio, which marked the final public appearance of its composer.
Three eminent Beethovenians, Isabelle Faust, Jean-Guihen Queyras and Alexander Melnikov join forces here in performances that aim to highlight Beethoven's humour in their interpretation and set a new benchmark in the process.