Johannes Brahms composed symphonies, songs, works for choir, and a Requiem in memory of his mother.
On this DVD we have an opportunity to explore all of his chamber music, ranging from instrumental sonatas, to quartets and sextets.
Brahms: The Complete Chamber Music
Violin Sonatas Nos. 1-3 (complete)
Sonatensatz (Scherzo from the F.A.E. sonata), WoO 2
Cello Sonata No. 1 In E Minor, Op. 38
Cello Sonata No. 2 in F major, Op. 99
Clarinet Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 120 No. 1
Clarinet Sonata No. 2 in E flat major, Op. 120 No. 2
Piano Trios Nos. 1-3 (Complete)
Clarinet Trio in A minor, Op. 114
Horn Trio in E flat major, Op. 40
Piano Quartets Nos. 1-3 (Complete)
String Quartet No. 1 in C minor, Op. 51 No. 1
String Quartet No. 2 in A minor, Op. 51 No. 2
String Quartet No. 3 in B flat major, Op. 67
Piano Quintet in F minor, Op. 34
Sonata for 2 pianos in F minor, Op. 34b
Variations on a theme by Haydn for two pianos, Op. 56b ‘St Anthony Variations’
String Quintet No. 1 in F major, Op. 88
String Quintet No. 2 in G major, Op. 111
Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op. 115
String Sextet No. 1 in B flat major, Op. 18
String Sextet No. 2 in G major, Op. 36
This release is set to cause quite a stir in a number of ways: It is the first-ever complete video release of Brahms’ chamber music and most of the films presented here are so far unpublished. Moreover, the 15 hours of SD-quality video material presented here on a single Blu-ray disc are equivalent to about eight standard DVD releases.
This edition features great performances by some of yesterday’s and today’s most outstanding artists showcasing their amazing artistry in excellent performances.
Here, for your enjoyment, is solo piano music by Johannes Brahms: