Horn Trio

Johannes Brahms

Horn Trio in Eb major

Op. 40

About this work...

This Trio comes at the end of Brahms' early chamber compositions and in many ways looks back nostalgically to his youth. First of all, the specification for "natural horn" (without valves) as opposed to the modern and more familiar valved horn was for Brahms a keen reminder of his childhood. His father had been a profe... read more