One of the great masterworks of the chamber music repertoire, Brahms’ Piano Trio no. 1 was revised later in his career, presents a unique glimpse into a fusion of his early and late styles. The German-Argentine composer Mauricio Kagel’s Piano Trio no. 2 ranges from the absurd to the terrifying, a one-of-a-kind piece of music in every way, from its aesthetic to its expression, and even the way the instruments are used. Arvo Pärt’s Mozart-Adagio offers a sublime meditation the second movement Mozart’s Sonata in F major, k. 280.
Mauricio Kagel – Piano Trio no. 2
Arvo Pärt – Mozart-Adagio
Johannes Brahms – Piano Trio no. 1, op. 8