Shostakovich – Piano Quintet in G minor, Op. 57 (Argerich, Bell, Kraggerud, Bashmet and Maisky)

Dmitri Shostakovich’s Piano Quintet in G minor, Op. 57, one of best-known chamber works of the Russian composer. Live recording from the Verbier Festival 2008, Switzerland. Martha Argerich: piano, Joshua Bell: 1st violin, Henning Kraggerud: 2nd violin, Yuri Bashmet: viola, Mischa Maisky: cello.

Tchaikovsky – Piano Concerto No. 1- Martha Argerich

Widely regarded as one of the greatest pianists of the second half of the 20th century, the Argentine pianist Martha Argerich plays Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor, Op. 23. Orchestre de la Suisse Romande conducted by Charles Dutoit. Year of the recording: 1975.

Schumann – Andante & Variations for 2 Pianos, 2 Cellos & Horn (Barenboim, Argerich)

Robert Schumann’s Andante & Variations for 2 pianos, 2 cellos & horn in B flat major, WoO 10 (original version of Op. 46): Martha Argerich, piano; Daniel Barenboim, piano; Linor Katz, cello; Kian Soltani, cello; Jorge Monte de Fez, horn. The young and the old generations of the classical music, enjoy.