Savannah Music Festival LIVE 505 – Finckel, Han & Setzer Play Mendelssohn
Original air date: week of May 20, 2012
As arguably the greatest child prodigy the history of western music has ever known, Felix Mendelssohn produced works of extraordinary mastery throughout his entire life. His chamber music works, including the piano trios and cello sonata, continue to be favorites o musicians and audiences everywhere. In this episode, we listen to Mendelssohn’s cello sonata in D Major, Opus 58 and the piano trio No. 2, Opus 66, performed by cellist David Finckel, pianist Wu Han and violinist Philip Setzer.