Benjamin Grosvenor and Friends play Brahms and Schubert
Benjamin Grosvenor and Friends play Brahms's Piano Quartet No 1 in G minor and Schubert's Piano Quintet in A, 'Trout', live from the Queen Elizabeth Hall in London.
Live from Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, London
Presented by Mark Forrest
Piano Quartet No 1 in G minor, Op 25
Rhapsody No 1 for violin and piano
Notturno in E flat for piano trio, D 897
Piano Quintet in A major, D 667 'Trout'
Benjamin Grosvenor (piano)
Hyeyoon Park (violin)
Timothy Ridout (viola)
Kian Soltani (cello)
Leon Bosch (double bass)
Piano superstar Benjamin Grosvenor is joined by an esteemed group of musicians including Hyeyoon Park, Timothy Ridout and Kian Soltani to perform Brahms' Piano Quartet No 1 in G minor, whose premiere in 1861 featured Clara Schumann as pianist. After the interval, Leon Bosch expands the ensemble for Schubert's Piano Quintet in A major, popularly known as the 'Trout Quintet' due to its fourth movement set of variations, based Schubert's song, The Trout.