Horn Trio in Eb, Op. 40

The Horn Trio in E-flat major, Op. 40, by Johannes Brahms is a chamber piece in four movements written for natural horn, violin, and piano. Composed in 1865, the work commemorates the death of Brahms’ mother. However, it draws on a theme which Brahms had composed twelve years previously but did not publish at the time. The work was first performed in 1865, and published a year later. Brahms chose to write the work for natural horn rather than valve horn despite the fact that the valve horn was becoming more common ... more

This piece contains the following parts:

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Brahms - Horn Trio in E flat Op.40 - I. Andante
Brahms - Horn Trio in E flat Op.40 - II. Scherzo
Brahms - Horn Trio in E flat Op.40 - III. Adagio mesto
Brahms - Horn Trio in E flat Op.40 - IV. Finale Allegro con brio
Composer Form Instrument Period
Johannes Brahms Trio Chamber group Romantic

Johannes Brahms

Johannes Brahms was a German composer and pianist, and one of the leading musicians of the Romantic period. Born in Hamburg, Brahms ...
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