Schubert: Arpeggione Sonata D821, String Quintet in C major D956


Schubert’s Arpeggione Sonata, beloved by cellists and viola players, is practically never heard on the instrument after which it was named. It took young Belgian cellist Nicolas Deletaille, most recently a pupil of Timothy Eddy at the Juilliard, to come to the rescue of the obsolete arpeggione. Having commissioned a ...

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