Sonatas and Trio
Bertrand Chamayou p , Emmanuel Pahud f , Renaud Capuçon v,
Gérard Caussé va, Marie-Pierre Langlamet h, Edgar Moreau vc
When two or three are company: a French dream-team deliver red-blooded renditions of early and late Debussy
“Chamber music only works when it’s based on the notion of sharing
– the same goes for friendship. A personal dimension to the music-making gives the album that extra something.” Bertrand Chamayou
T his exquisite recording couples the sonatas with the Piano Trio, written when the composer was 18 but unpublished until 1986. Despite its immaturity it is worth a listen, especially when played by such outstanding young performers.
These French musicians are friends as well as regular colleagues....