A fresh take on Ireland's piano trios

Listen to a clip from the Gould Trio's disc here

Phantasie Trio; Piano Trios Nos 2 & 3; Cavatina; Berceuse; Bagatelle; The Holy Boy
Gould Piano Trio
Naxos 8.570507   60:34 mins

‘These excellent performances are distinguished by beauty of tone and a rhythmic spring and alertness that has not always been Ireland’s lot.’ Calum MacDonald

For a full review plus star ratings, see our July '09 issue

Audio clip: Ireland: Piano Trios – Phantasie Trio in A minor

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