album

Classics Explained: Schubert - Piano Quintet in A Major, 'Trout'

126 songs (2 hours and 23 minutes) Released on December 20, 2002
Disc 1
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Introduction, origins
1:39
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Imagery, analogy and the shape of the things to come; the opening flourish
1:50
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The unusual presence of the double-bass
0:54
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A palette of tone colours and the emergence of a theme
0:47
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Trouble getting off the ground, but the key is not in doubt.
0:49
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Jumping the queue: Schubert takes a lesson from Mozart.
1:33
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Mozart demonstrates a traditional transition.
0:33
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Destination clarified
0:07
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Mozart confirms our arrival.
0:08
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A Schubertian shocker from a later work
0:52
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Rejoining the 'Trout', with a reminder
0:27
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The piano joins the strings with yet a third variant of the theme.
0:31
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A rhythmic motto: the 'triplet motif'
1:26
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": We get it here.
0:17
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": We get it there.
0:17
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": We find it everywhere, even in the double-bass.
0:27
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The strings' answer to the piano's opening flourish
0:36
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The two-part structure of the 'answering motif'...
0:24
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": ...but scarcely ever the same way twice
0:34
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The piano and strings now share the material for the first time.
0:42
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Conversation as the first principle of chamber music
0:43
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Opening (introductory) section heard complete
1:01
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The violin and double-bass in partnership
1:16
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The violin and piano swap roles.
0:59
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Transition to second main theme; triplets now everywhere
1:12
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": On the threshold of the new theme
0:30
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Second main theme (a 'love duet'), shared by cello and viola
1:24
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The abandonment of octaves in the piano changes the tone colour.
1:07
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A surprising change of tone and a premonition
0:39
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A return to lyricism, but the cello jumps the gun
0:37
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A buoyant, skipping new theme is given to the solo piano.
0:36
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Re-entry of the strings as the violin takes up the new theme
0:25
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A transitional theme, and another Schubertian key-jump
1:33
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": We sense the imminent arrival of the closing theme.
1:31
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A sudden, hushed key-change introduces part two of the closing theme.
0:40
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The exposition comes to an end.
0:32
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Cue to complete exposition
0:06
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Music: exposition complete
4:09
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Introduction to the development; the genetic code of 'key'
7:20
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The contrasting aural properties of piano and violin
1:03
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The ponderous double-bass is featured in the first main theme
0:49
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The strings are liberated from servitude, but are a long way from home.
0:42
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A joyful conversation and a change of pace in the piano
1:06
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The piano takes the melodic lead again.
0:31
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A conversation between violin and piano leads to the exposition...
1:20
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": ...but Schubert gets it 'wrong'.
1:35
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Music: first movement (complete)
9:09
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Introduction to second movement
1:53
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The violin now takes theme one.
0:29
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The piano regains the theme.
0:42
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The violin and piano round off first section with the new 'closing' theme.
0:35
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A Major change of tone: a passing cloud and a dark new key
1:19
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The piano abandons its octaves, but not its triplets, in the new 'Hungarian' theme.
1:28
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The sun returns with a new theme, in two contrasting parts.
1:21
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": An evaporating dialogue between violin and piano
0:58
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A Major mood change as twilight falls
1:12
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Cue to whole movement
0:33
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Music: second movement (complete)
7:30
Disc 2
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Introduction to the Scherzo - and a clear four-bar phrase...
1:37
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": ...'answered' by two two-bar phrases
0:21
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A disconcerting 'echo'
1:02
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Expectation, frustration and surprise
0:27
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The phrase length exands from nine to fourteen bars
0:36
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The beginning of the second half...
1:07
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": ...or should it go from G Minor to D Major?
0:08
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Doubts are sown as the tonality becomes elusive.
0:48
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A varied reprise of part one, and the end of the Scherzo proper
0:33
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A conversational start to the Trio section
0:40
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Another Schubertian phrase extension
0:25
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Two overlapping phrases add up to a single theme.
0:22
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The piano adds a third phrase to the overlap.
0:32
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The overlaps continue as the key drifts downwads
0:36
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Another Schubertian key-jump, now to B flat
0:45
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A dramatic transformation of mood
0:52
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Awakening from a dream: the main theme's return
0:51
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Cue to complete Scherzo
0:11
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Music: third movement (complete)
3:52
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Enter the trout, at last; a meeting with the original
0:30
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Music: 'Die Forelle'
1:59
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Back to the Quintet: the strings, headed by the violin, introduce the theme.
1:24
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The first variation
1:41
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The second variation
1:14
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The third variation
1:20
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The fourth variation, part one
1:33
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The fourth variation, part two
0:57
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The fifth variation
2:45
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The final variation, part one: violin and piano alone introduce the theme
0:31
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The final variation, part two: the cello takes the tune.
0:25
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The final variation, part three: piano and violin return as a duo...
0:25
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The final variation, part four: ...as do the viola and cello.
0:17
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The final variation, part five: the entire ensemble is reunited.
0:40
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Music: fourth movement (complete)
7:09
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Introduction to the finale: Schubert as wizard of repetition
2:18
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Easily overlooked: the accompaniment from cello and double-bass
0:36
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Contrasts of timbre and register
0:59
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A repetition, and yet not a repetition
0:07
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A journey begun; the phenomenon of musical gravity
0:22
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The journey completed
0:16
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The source of musical gravity
0:22
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Music: saint-saens - The Carnival of the Animals 'The Pianists'
0:28
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A scale of shifting tensions
0:49
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Music: Beethoven, Symphony No. 1 (Finale)
0:37
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Back to Schubert
0:39
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The piano embellishes a scalewise descent.
0:18
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A retrospective moment
0:33
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Repetition more apparent then real
1:02
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A taste of phrase rhythm
1:26
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Shifting patterns of accentuation
0:27
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The section reviewed
0:15
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": An increasingly sophisticated texture as parts interact
0:46
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": More phrase rhythm
0:29
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": A repetition from the strings...
0:11
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": ...and an answer from the piano
0:13
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": In transition to the secondary key
0:51
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The origin of the second theme
0:19
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The second main theme
0:38
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The closing section begins, with a question answered.
0:42
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The question repeated, a slightly differnet answer
0:28
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": First theme of closing section reviewed
0:59
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Remembrance of things past
0:28
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The piano and strings argue over the harmony.
1:13
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Emergence of the final theme
0:24
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": An unexpected thunderstorm
0:51
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": The sound of silence
1:29
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Cue to complete Finale
1:00
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An Introduction to … SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet "Trout": Music: Finale (Complete)
6:47