Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Chamber music highlights from Switzerland (1/4)

Nelson Freire plays Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata, cellist Sol Gabetta and pianist Kristian Bezuidenhout, Schubert, and the Swiss Chamber Soloists perform Schoenberg's String Trio.

Sarah Walker introduces the first of four programmes of highlights from chamber music concerts given last year in Switzerland. Today, cellist Sol Gabetta and pianist Kristian Bezuidenhout play an arrangement of a Schubert violin sonata, Nelson Freire plays Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata, and the Swiss Chamber Soloists perform Schoenberg's String Trio.

Schubert: Sonata in D, D384
Sol Gabetta (cello), Kristian Bezuidenhout (piano)

Beethoven: Piano Sonata in C sharp minor, Op 27 No 2 (Moonlight)
Nelson Freire (piano)

Schoenberg: String Trio, Op 45
Ilya Gringolts (violin), Lawrence Power (viola), Daniel Haefliger (cello)

Chopin: Etude in C sharp minor, Op 25 No 7
Sol Gabetta (cello), Kristian Bezuidenhout (piano)

55 minutes

Music Played

  • Franz Schubert

    Sonata No. 1 In D Major D.384

    Performer: Sol Gabetta. Performer: Kristian Bezuidenhout.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata in C sharp minor, Op.27`2 'Moonlight'

    Performer: Nelson Freire.
  • Arnold Schoenberg

    Trio for strings, Op.45

    Performer: Lawrence Power. Performer: Daniel Haefliger. Performer: Ilya Gringolts.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Etude in C sharp minor, Op.25'7

    Performer: Sol Gabetta. Performer: Kristian Bezuidenhout.

Broadcast

  • Tue 12 May 2020 13:00

Featured in...