1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2012-12-11Works: Bohuslav Martinu: Trio for Piano and Strings no 1 ("Cinq pièces brèves"), H. 193; Trio for Piano and Strings no 2 in D minor, H. 327; Bergerettes (5) for piano trio, H. 275; Trio for Piano ...
Performers: Arbor Piano Trio
Ensemble: Arbor Piano Trio
Notable for their rhythmic verve and unpredictability, ingratiating melodies and elegiac slow movements, these four works form a substantial contribution to the piano trio repertoire...continue...
Recording information: Cesky rozhlas Plzen, Czech Republic (08/30/2010-09/03/2010)....continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2009-10-27Works: Bohuslav Martinu: Piano Quartet, H. 287; Quartet for oboe, violin, cello & piano, H. 315; Duo for violin & cello no 2 in D major, H. 371; Trio for Piano and Strings no 3 in C major, H. 332
Performers: Caird, George
Ensemble: Schubert Ensemble of London
The highlight of this chamber music survey is the Piano Quartet, one of the composer's finest chamber compositions, which Martinu wrote during his American years....continue...