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Rachmaniniov, Franck & Suk / Petrof Piano Trio


Release Date: 01/19/2018 
Label:  Arco Diva   Catalog #: 183  
Composer:  Sergei RachmaninovCésar FranckJosef SukCamille Saint-Saëns,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Petrof Piano Trio
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Petrof Piano Trio is an outstanding chamber ensemble, named after the oldest Czech piano maker. For their new release with ArcoDiva, the ensemble recorded the chamber works of Sergei Rachmaninov, César Franck and Josef Suk and as extra bonus short addition compositions of C. Saint-Saens and Astor Piazzolla. All the songs are recorded on the best quality Petrof concert instrument. The Petrof Piano Trio was created in 2009 by Wihan Quartet violinist, Jan Schulmeister. The members are renowned chamber-music players and bring to the ensemble over thirty years’ experience of concert activity. Since 2011 the ensemble has been Resident Trio at the International Chamber Music Course in Záb?eh na Morav? (the Czech Republic), where the Read more members are also instructors. “The Petrofs have got to be one of the finest Piano Trios around today.” (The Strad) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Trio for Piano and Strings no 1 in G minor "Trio élégiaque" by Sergei Rachmaninov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Petrof Piano Trio
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
2.
Songs (14), Op. 34: no 14, Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Petrof Piano Trio
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1915; Russia 
3.
Trios (3) for Piano and Strings, Op. 1: no 1 in F sharp minor by César Franck
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Petrof Piano Trio
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839-1842; France 
4.
Elegy for Violin, Cello and Piano, Op. 23 by Josef Suk
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Petrof Piano Trio
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1902; Prague, Czech Republ 
5.
Carnival of the animals: no 13, The swan by Camille Saint-Saëns
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Petrof Piano Trio
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
6.
Las estaciones porteñas (4): Invierno porteño by Astor Piazzolla
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Petrof Piano Trio
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1970; Argentina 

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