Annotation

(P) 1991 by EMI Records Ltd.
Transferred from 78s, digitally remastered, & audio restoration and editing carried out, at Abbey Road Studios, by Charles Levin.

Annotation last modified on 2011-10-03 14:16 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Trio in B-flat major, op. 97 "Archduke": I. Allegro moderato
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:29
2 Piano Trio in B-flat major, op. 97 "Archduke": II. Scherzo. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:35
3 Piano Trio in B-flat major, op. 97 "Archduke": III. Andante cantabile, ma però con moto
Ludwig van Beethoven 12:58
4 Piano Trio in B-flat major, op. 97 "Archduke": IV. Allegro moderato - Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:33
5 Piano Trio in B-flat major, D. 898: I. Allegro moderato
Franz Schubert 10:31
6 Piano Trio in B-flat major, D. 898: II. Andante un poco mosso
Franz Schubert 8:59
7 Piano Trio in B-flat major, D. 898: III. Scherzo. Allegro
Franz Schubert 3:47
8 Piano Trio in B-flat major, D. 898: IV. Rondo. Allegro vivace - Presto
Franz Schubert 8:20
9 Seven Variations for cello & piano in E-flat major on Mozart’s "Bei Männern", WoO 46
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:02
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, op. 49: I. Molto allegro ed agitato
Felix Mendelssohn 9:08
2 Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, op. 49: II. Andante con moto tranquillo
Felix Mendelssohn 7:22
3 Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, op. 49: III. Scherzo (Leggiero e vivace)
Felix Mendelssohn 4:08
4 Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, op. 49: IV. Finale (Allegro assai appassionato)
Felix Mendelssohn 8:42
5 Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, op. 63: I. Mit Energie und Leidenschaft
Robert Schumann 12:20
6 Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, op. 63: II. Lebhaft, doch nicht zu rasch
Robert Schumann 4:24
7 Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, op. 63: III. Langsam, mit inniger Empfindung
Robert Schumann 6:19
8 Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, op. 63: IV. Mit Feuer
Robert Schumann 7:29
9 Ten Variations on Müller’s "Ich bin der Schneider Kakadu", op. 121a "Kakadu Variations"
Ludwig van Beethoven 18:51
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Trio no. 39 in G major, Hob. XV:25 "Gypsy Trio": I. Andante
Joseph Haydn 3:36
2 Piano Trio no. 39 in G major, Hob. XV:25 "Gypsy Trio": II. Poco adagio cantabile
Joseph Haydn 6:17
3 Piano Trio no. 39 in G major, Hob. XV:25 "Gypsy Trio": III. Rondo all’ongarese (Presto)
Joseph Haydn 3:21
4 Sonata for violin and piano no. 9 in A major, op. 47 "Kreutzer": I. Adagio sostenuto - Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 11:11
5 Sonata for violin and piano no. 9 in A major, op. 47 "Kreutzer": II. Andante con variazioni 1 - 4
Ludwig van Beethoven 12:39
6 Sonata for violin and piano no. 9 in A major, op. 47 "Kreutzer": III. Finale, Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:48
7 Double Concerto in A minor, op. 102: I. Allegro
Johannes Brahms 15:09
8 Double Concerto in A minor, op. 102: II. Andante
Johannes Brahms 6:57
9 Double Concerto in A minor, op. 102: III. Vivace ma non tanto
Johannes Brahms 8:32

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Jacques Thibaud (1926-07-05 – 1926-07-06) (tracks 5–8)
Jacques Thibaud (1927-06-21) (track 9)
Jacques Thibaud (1928-11-18 – 1928-12-03) (tracks 1–4)
cello:
Pau Casals (cellist, aka. Pablo Casals) (1926-07-05 – 1926-07-06) (tracks 5–8)
Pau Casals (cellist, aka. Pablo Casals) (1927-06-21) (track 9)
Pau Casals (cellist, aka. Pablo Casals) (1928-11-18 – 1928-12-03) (tracks 1–4)
piano:
Alfred Cortot (1926-07-05 – 1926-07-06) (tracks 5–8)
Alfred Cortot (1927-06-21) (track 9)
Alfred Cortot (1928-11-18 – 1928-12-03) (tracks 1–4)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1801) (track 9)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1810 – 1811) (tracks 1–4)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1827 – 1828) (tracks 5–8)
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1926-07-05 – 1926-07-06) (tracks 5–8)
Queen’s Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1927-06-21) (track 9)
Queen’s Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1928-11-18 – 1928-12-03) (tracks 1–4)
part of:
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 46) (track 9)
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CD 2

violin:
Jacques Thibaud (1926-07-06) (track 9)
Jacques Thibaud (1927-06-20 – 1927-06-21) (tracks 1–4)
Jacques Thibaud (1928-11-15 – 1928-12-03) (tracks 5–8)
cello:
Pau Casals (cellist, aka. Pablo Casals) (1926-07-06) (track 9)
Pau Casals (cellist, aka. Pablo Casals) (1927-06-20 – 1927-06-21) (tracks 1–4)
Pau Casals (cellist, aka. Pablo Casals) (1928-11-15 – 1928-12-03) (tracks 5–8)
piano:
Alfred Cortot (1926-07-06) (track 9)
Alfred Cortot (1927-06-20 – 1927-06-21) (tracks 1–4)
Alfred Cortot (1928-11-15 – 1928-12-03) (tracks 5–8)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1803) (track 9)
Felix Mendelssohn (1839) (tracks 1–4)
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1847) (tracks 5–8)
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1926-07-06) (track 9)
Queen’s Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1927-06-20 – 1927-06-21) (tracks 1–4)
Queen's Small Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1928-11-15 – 1928-12-03) (tracks 5–8)
arrangements:
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part of:
parts:
recording of:
Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, op. 63: IV. Mit Feuer (1928-11-15 – 1928-12-03) (track 8)

CD 3

recorded in:
Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain (1929-05-10 – 1929-05-11) (tracks 7–9)
violin:
Jacques Thibaud (1927-06-20) (tracks 1–3)
Jacques Thibaud (1929-05-10 – 1929-05-11) (tracks 7–9)
Jacques Thibaud (1929-05-27 – 1929-05-28) (tracks 4–6)
cello:
Pau Casals (cellist, aka. Pablo Casals) (1927-06-20) (tracks 1–3)
Pau Casals (cellist, aka. Pablo Casals) (1929-05-10 – 1929-05-11) (tracks 7–9)
piano:
Alfred Cortot (1927-06-20) (tracks 1–3)
Alfred Cortot (1929-05-27 – 1929-05-28) (tracks 4–6)
balance engineer:
Arthur S. Clarke (Engineer) (tracks 7–9)
Harold Davidson (classical sound engineer, active from late 1950's) (tracks 7–9)
composer:
Joseph Haydn (tracks 1–3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1802 – 1803) (tracks 4–6)
Johannes Brahms (1887) (tracks 7–9)
conductor:
Alfred Cortot (1929-05-10 – 1929-05-11) (tracks 7–9)
orchestra:
Orquestra Pau Casals (1929-05-10 – 1929-05-11) (tracks 7–9)
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1927-06-20) (tracks 1–3)
Salle Pleyel (1927-) in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1929-05-27 – 1929-05-28) (tracks 4–6)
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