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Beethoven, Period. The complete sonatas and variations for fortepiano and violoncello, recorded on period instruments. Matt Haimovitz plays his 1710 Goffriller cello, with ox-gut strings, while Christopher O’Riley plays an 1823 Broadwood fortepiano.

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The Pittsburgh Symphony horns discuss the Schumann Konzertstück.


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