Tag: Beethoven

Things that are better than reading seventeenth-century pamphlets about altar rails, #8994559321: Beethoven’s Op. 9 string trios

I was whiling away part of my afternoon (I do have a job, I swear) listening to various broadcasts of concerts available from the Schwetzinger festival – if you haven’t already, take a listen to the Zimmermann Trio playing Beethoven’s Op. 9 string trios. They tear into these with a bite and an incisiveness that’s really exciting – this is lean mean string trio playing!

Back to work now.