Schubert Piano Trio No. 2 in E flat
Brahms Piano Quintet
Sarah Curro, Monica Curro violin
Christopher Cartlidge viola
Michelle Wood cello
Stefan Cassomenos piano
Brahms’ perfectionism was legendary, and evidenced in the composition of his piano quintet. He originally conceived it as a string quintet, then as a two-piano sonata, before it took on its final form as a chamber masterwork.