The Dawn of the Piano Trio

The Dawn of the Piano Trio

The Dawn of the Piano Trio: Beethoven’s Building Blocks Curated in 2022 as part of a special project supported by the Continuo Foundation, these concerts chart the evolution of the piano trio, from its emergence in the mid-18th century through to Beethoven’s complex...
Playing Beethoven on Fortepiano

Playing Beethoven on Fortepiano

On a Personal Note  By Jan Rautio Shortly after the collapse of the Soviet Union my family emigrated to the UK, settling in London. We celebrated our first “Western” Christmas in 1992 (something I hadn’t experienced growing up in the USSR), and I received one of the...
Elias Piano Trio Premiere

Elias Piano Trio Premiere

Creating New Music Available to watch here are films of the premiere from Kings Place, a behind the scenes workshop with Brian Elias and short trailers. At the heart of the Elias commission project is the creation of new music, bringing fresh ideas to a traditional...