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Tovey remarked, here Beethoven achieves an unparalleled “integration of Mozart’s and Haydn’s resources, with results that transcend all possibility of resemblance to the style of their origins”. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Piano_Trios,_Op._70_(Beethoven) 1 [2016 Recording], Schubert: "Trout" Quintet; Beethoven: Geister-Trio, The Menuhin Century: The Complete Recordings with Hephzibah Menuhin, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Mendelssohn: Works for Piano Trio, Beethoven: Complete Works for Piano Trio, Vol. 70/1", International Music Score Library Project, Three Trios, Op. 1 "Ghost" & No. The ghostly music may have had its roots in sketches for a Macbeth opera that Beethoven was contemplating at the time. The ghostly music may have had its roots in sketches for a Macbeth opera that Beethoven was contemplating at the time. Since this pronouncement the trio has been popularly known as the “Ghost”. 2 "Archduke"; Variations Op. 70 trios inaugurated a period during which Beethoven wrote a great deal of chamber music both dense and wonderfully intimate. 70/1; Brahms: Piano Trio, Op. This is not only Beethoven's best piano sonata, it's my favorite piano sonata of all time. 1 / II. 49. 70, no. But in the relaxed, waltz-like Allegretto ma non troppo that follows, Beethoven conjures up non-Classical realms. But one mustn't listen for ghosts in the other two movements -- they positively sparkle with life, from the wonderfully boisterous metric obfuscation that opens the Allegro vivace e con brio first movement (the movement is in 3/4 time, but in the first few measures the eighth notes, after a single group of three, are grouped in fours), through the swinging scales that underscore that same movement's second theme, and finally to the humorous, scampering Presto finale and its occasional comic fermatas. 1 "Ghost" & 2, Op.11. 2 . 1 in D Minor, Op. Supported by Windows with software player from Media Monkey, JRiver, JPLAY). A chromatic scale in the piano that plunges nearly five octaves recalls the unrepenting Don Giovanni’s descent into the flames of Hell at the conclusion of Mozart’s opera. The ghostly music may have had its roots in sketches for a Macbeth opera that Beethoven was contemplating at the time. As much as any other work Beethoven ever wrote, the "Ghost" Trio invites and challenges listeners to appreciate it at a variety of levels. 1 "Ghost" & 2, Op.11 Gryphon Trio (Performer), Beethoven (Composer) Format: Audio CD See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. This is not only Beethoven's best piano sonata, it's my favorite piano sonata of all time. Although Beethoven abandoned a planned opera on Shakespeare’s Macbeth as “too gloomy”, a clue as to what the music might have sounded like survives in the mysterious slow movement of his D major Piano Trio. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. 1 "Ghost", Op.