Piano Trio No.4

Antonín Dvořák

Piano Trio No.4 in E minor

B166, Op. 90 • “Dumky”

About this work...

The manic-depressive nature of this, Dvorák's most celebrated chamber score after the "American" Quartet, derives not from the psychology of a suffering artist, but from the folk music form on which the entire work is based. Dumky is the plural of dumka, a Ukrainian lament; dumka is a diminutive of duma, a Ukrainian ep... read more