Two of Beethoven’s most popular Piano Trios here appear on a single disc. The Kempff/Szeryng/Fournier Trio’s interpretations of these works were legendary and the performances are magical, soothing and gentle.
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
Piano Trio in D major, Op. 70 No. 1 ‘Ghost’
Piano Trio in B flat major, Op. 97 ‘Archduke’
Wilhelm Kempff, piano
Henryk Szeryng, violin
Pierre Fournier, cello
‘Kempff’s […] magisterial performances … Fournier’s cello tone is glorious … the sound and instrumental balance are excellent’ Libretto