Grieg – Cello Sonata – Capuçon, Cello; Wang, Piano

Edvard Grieg composed the Cello Sonata in A minor, Op. 36 for cello and piano, and his only work for this combination, in 1882–83, marking a return to composition following a period when he had been preoccupied with his conducting duties at the Bergen Symphony Orchestra as well as illness. Grieg dedicated the piece to his brother, John, a keen amateur cellist – Gautier CapuçonYuja Wang

Piano and Cello: Other Work

Rachmaninoff – Sonata for Cello & Piano

Sonata in G Minor – Gautier Capuçon Cello, Yuja Wang Piano

Rachmaninoff - Sonata for Cello & Piano in G Minor - Capuçon Cello, Wang Piano

Rachmaninoff – Vocalise

Transcription for cello and piano – Gautier Capuçon, Yuja Wang

Yuja Wang and Renaud Capuçon perform Sergei Rachmaninov's Vocalise in an arrangement for piano and cello.

Cello Sonata: Other Performance

Mischa Maisky, Martha Argerich

Maisky and Argerich play Grieg's Cello sonata in A minor