Beethoven Piano Trios Beaux Arts Trio

Joseph Haydn - Complete Piano Trios - Beaux Arts Trio  Music

Posted by Bibixy at Oct. 28, 2010
Joseph Haydn - Complete Piano Trios - Beaux Arts Trio

Joseph Haydn - Complete Piano Trios - Beaux Arts Trio
Philips | 1997 | 9 CD | MP3 192 Kbps | 10 ZIP (916Mb)
Lame encoded | Covers & Booklets | Tracks | Fserve, Fsonic, HF

Haydn's piano trios deserve far more attention than they receive. As music lovers know, they are every bit as rewarding as his symphonies and string quartets, and also very numerous. They are not, however, true trios as we understand the term now. Essentially, Haydn took the sonata for violin and piano and added a cello part to strengthen the weak bass of contemporary pianos. This doesn't inhibit the quality of the music in any way, but it has prevented modern piano trios from taking them up since the cellist usually wants something more exciting to do. All praise, then, to the Beaux Arts Trio for understanding that musical quality is more important than instrumental display. –David Hurwitz

Dvorak - Piano Trios - Beaux Arts Trio  Music

Posted by daksya at Oct. 10, 2009
Dvorak - Piano Trios - Beaux Arts Trio

Antonín Dvořák's Piano Trios - Beaux Arts Trios: Menahem Pressler, Isidore Cohen, Bernard Greenhouse
2 CDs, 134:19 | A D D | Philips | EAC, FLAC image, CUE, Logs | Scans | RS | 611 MB
Classical - Romantic period | Chamber Music - Piano Trio | Composed 1871-91 | Recording 1969


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The Beaux Arts Trio performs all of this music with their customary musicality and expertise - David Hurwitz

Beethoven, The Piano Trios - Beaux Arts Trio  Music

Posted by btz39 at Oct. 7, 2009
Beethoven, The Piano Trios - Beaux Arts Trio

Beethoven, The Piano Trios - Beaux Arts Trio
Stereo | 4CD | EASY CD-DA Rip | APE, IMG+CUE, NO LOG & MP3 at 320 kbps CBR. | 1.04GB (APE) + 645 Mb (MP3) | Covers | RAR 3% Rec.
Catalog #: 468411 | 1981 | Label: Eterna
Classical - Viennese School


A magnificent cycle - superb interpretations that haven't been superseded

The Beethoven piano trios have been at the hub of the Beaux Arts Trio's repertoire throughout its long history. Despite a series of personnel switches, the group's approach to Beethoven has remained outstandingly consistent for more than 40 years. The first ever Beaux Arts Beethoven set is currently available in Philips' "The Early Years" series. It was produced during the mid-1960s and did not include transcriptions of the Op. 20 Septet or Second symphony. When Isador Cohen replaced founding violinist Daniel Guilet in 1968, the group (which also included the pianist Menahem Pressler, longest serving member of the ensemble, and cellist Bernard Greenhouse) would not return to Beethoven for another decade.

Joseph Haydn - Complete Piano Trios - Beaux Arts Trio (Reupload)  Music

Posted by Edmond Mach at April 7, 2007
Joseph Haydn - Complete Piano Trios - Beaux Arts Trio (Reupload)

Joseph Haydn - Complete Piano Trios - Beaux Arts Trio
APE (EAC) & CUE | Covers and track listing | ADD | 9 CDs | TT 10h34 | 2,72 GB | RS
Recorded in Switzerland and the Netherlands, 1971-1978
Beethoven - The Piano Trios [5CD Box Set] - Beaux Arts Trio (2001)

Beethoven - The Piano Trios [5CD Box Set] - Beaux Arts Trio (2001)
EAC+LOG+CUE | FLAC (image) | 5 CD | RAR size: 321+322+291+210+258 MB | scans @ 600dpi: 106 MB | TT 356:24 | 5% recovery | FP/UL
Classical | label: Philips Classics | release date: 2001 | catalog # 468 411-2

The Beethoven piano trios have been at the hub of the Beaux Arts Trio’s repertoire throughout its long history.
Beaux Arts Trio & Walter Trampler - Brahms: Complete Piano Quartets, Op. 25, 26, 60; Piano Trio in A (1996) 2CD

Beaux Arts Trio & Walter Trampler - Brahms: Complete Piano Quartets, Op. 25, 26, 60; Piano Trio in A (1996) 2CD
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 788 Mb (incl 5%) | Time: 02:32:48 | Scans included
Genre: Classical | Label: Decca | # 454 017-2

After Bach, I think the compositional style of Johannes Brahms must be the most individually recognisable - at least in respect of his mature works; less so in the case of earlier compositions like the string sextets. However, these Piano Quartets are chock-full of typically Brahmsian melody and harmonic invention so that almost from the first bar, we readily are able to establish the composer's identity. Another reviewer has mentioned the density of Brahms's writing. Nowhere is this more evident than in these works which have absolutely no fat or padding on them; every note has a particular purpose within the structure of the whole. Nevertheless, in most of these quartets, Brahms does hint at the exposition of a subject which might become one of his grand melodic set-pieces but after only a passing nod at development, the idea fizzles out. But before we can sense any disappointment, we are caught up in his next scheme. This is so very characteristic of this great composer. The Beaux Arts Trio, ably augmented by Walter Trampler's viola, play to their customarily high standard with the recordings (from 1973) also being good.

Rachmaninoff · The "Elegiac" Piano Trios  Music

Posted by platico at March 5, 2009
Rachmaninoff · The "Elegiac" Piano Trios

Rachmaninoff · The "Elegiac" Piano Trios · Beaux Arts Trio
APE + CUE | Booklet | 223 MB | 1986
Trio Leos - Beethoven: Piano Trios, Op. 1 - Hache: Desinstalation (2016) [Official Digital Download]

Trio Leos - Beethoven: Piano Trios, Op. 1 - Hache: Desinstalation (2016)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44.1 kHz | Time - 100:51 minutes | 877 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital Booklet

"He who has heard my music, must free himself of all human miseries." said Beethoven. When Trio Leos recorded Beethoven's Trio Opus 1 more than two hundred years after their creation, they wished, of course, to join that long tradition of conservation and questioning of the great works of the history of music. Beethoven wanted to abolish the bounds of time.

Beaux Arts Trio - Tchaikovsky: Piano Trio Op. 50 (1989)  Music

Posted by tirexiss at April 10, 2018
Beaux Arts Trio - Tchaikovsky: Piano Trio Op. 50 (1989)

Beaux Arts Trio - Tchaikovsky: Piano Trio Op. 50 (1989)
EAC | FLAC (image+.cue, log) | Covers Included | 46:33 | 231 MB
Genre: Classical | Label: Philips | Catalog: 422 400-2

As a glance at the above will show, this is not the old Beaux Arts version, for whose restoration I made a plea two years ago, but a new digital account recorded with their new cellist, Peter Wiley and in a different acoustic The Maltings, Snape. In their old version they omitted the fugue (Var. 8), a practice sanctioned by the score (the Borodin on Chandos curiously enough, cut out the variation preceding it) but this time round the players restore it. However, they do make the traditional cut in the finale (bar 9 of page 86 to bar 4 of page 102 Eulenburg score).
Beaux Arts Trio, Bruno Giuranna - Mozart: The Piano Quartets (1991)

Beaux Arts Trio, Bruno Giuranna - Mozart: The Piano Quartets (1991)
EAC | APE (image+.cue, log) | Covers Included | 01:01:07 | 247 MB
Genre: Classical | Label: Philips | Catalog: 410 391-2

Mozart wrote a plethera of fine chamber music in the galante style of the classical era: Quintets for various instruments, string quartets, string trios, string duos, piano trios, violin sonatas and the two magnificent piano quartets here. With these two quartets, Mozart more-or-less invented the genre which was later taken up by Schumann, Brahms and Dvorak. These piano quartets show Mozart in both a dramatic mode in the minor work and a typical merry mood in the major piece.