Piano Trio No.9

Ludwig van Beethoven

Piano Trio No.9 in Bb major

WoO. 39 • “Allegretto”

About this work...

Beethoven composed the Piano Trio in B flat major for Maximiliane Brentano (1802 - 1861), the ten-year-old daughter of Antonie and Franz Brentano, presenting the work to her on June 26, 1812. The composer's dedicatory message is to his "little friend" as "encouragement in pianoforte playing." Beethoven must have liked ...