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Highly Acclaimed Classical Artists On Double LP!
Two stars from different generations, artists of the highest calibre, mark their
first collaboration with an album devoted to one of the supreme landmarks of
Anne-Sophie Mutter, who celebrated the 40th anniversary of her professional
debut in 2016, and Daniil Trifonov, now in his mid-twenties, join forces with
three young string-playing alumni of the Mutter Foundation for a new release on
The all-Schubert album features the composer’s Piano Quintet in A Major, known
as the Trout Quintet; Notturno in E-flat Major, a sublime late work for violin,
cello and piano; and arrangements of the songs “Ständchen” and “Ave Maria” for
violin and piano.
While Schubert’s output for violin and piano amounts to little more than a
handful of pieces, his piano trios and the evergreen Piano Quintet include
magnificent parts for violin. “The ‘Trout’ Quintet is one of the great pieces in
the repertoire,” Anne-Sophie Mutter reflects. “Schubert, sadly, wrote very
little for violin. The ‘Trout’ gave me the opportunity not only to work with
Daniil but also to include wonderful colleagues, young artists who have gone
through tutoring with my Foundation. It’s a piece that allows musical friends to
• Double LP
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Piano Quintet in A Major, "The Trout"
1. Allegro vivace
3. Scherzo (Presto)
4. Thema - Andantino - Variazioni I-V - Allegretto
5. Finale (Allegro giusto)
6. Notturno for Piano, Violin and Violoncello in E Flat Major, Op. 148
7. Standchen in D minor (arr. for violin and piano)
Ellens Gesang III, Op. 52, No. 6
8. Ave Maria in B Flat Major (arr. for violin and piano)