“Often a single experience will open the young soul to music for a whole lifetime. This experience cannot be left to chance. It is the duty of the school to provide it.” -Zoltán Kodály, 1929
SchubertQuintet in A major, D. 667 “Trout” SchmidtG major Quintet for piano and strings Performed by Paul Badura-Skoda, piano Jörg Demus, piano Quatuor Barylli Recorded in 1952 – 1958 Schubert: Quintet in A major, D. 667 “Trout” – Allegro vivace
“Minors of the Majors” invites you to discover compositions by the great classical composers that for one reason or another have not reached the musical mainstream. Please enjoy, and keep listening!
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