Piano Quartets: Brahms, Schumann, Mahler / Hope
Daniel Hope (violin), David Finckel (cello), Wu Han (piano) & Paul Neubauer (viola)
Brahms: Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, Op. 25 Mahler: Piano Quartet (in one movement) in A minor Schumann: Piano Quartet in E flat major, Op. 47
Bold, lush, and exquisite piano quartets by Mahler, Schumann, and Brahms, this core classical album presents some of the finest pieces written in the romantic era. For this chamber music album, Daniel Hope has put together a stellar cast, including CMS Artistic Directors David Finckel and Wu Han, as well as viola legend Paul Neubauer. The recording is produced by the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, and the album will be released to coincide with the US tour in April.