Ⓡ 2019 Volta Piano Trio

RECORDINGS

Released on February 12, 2019

Brahms B major and Clara Schumann Piano Trios

Listen:
Clara Schumann - Scherzo

Haydn E Major, Turina Circulo, Shostakovich E minor Piano Trios

Con Brio Recordings 2010

As Icicle Creek Piano Trio

"...this is simply one fantastic performance...a must for all chamber music lovers"
— Fanfare 

"...wonderful sound, rich and powerful low down and spreading warmth..."
— Gramophone

Radio

The Volta Piano Trio performs Rachmaninoff and Beethoven on Classical KING FM's Northwest Focus Live

(May 31, 2013)

Concert Reviews

"...artful shaping...intelligent playing"
— Philippa Kiraly, Gathering Note

"...a crystalline performance of the work, with equal attention to Ravel's passion and precision."
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Individual Reviews

“a performance of the highest caliber, which will leave life-long memories for every person in the audience."
— Polemics of Art Journal (Bulgaria)
 
“…Complete mastery over her instrument and a highly developed musical sense…”
— Judy Gruber, The Washington Post

"The musicians played superbly throughout. I’ve never before heard it done as well."
— Heuwell Tircuit, San Francisco Classical Voice

 

Ravel and Schubert E-flat Piano Trios

Con Brio Recordings 2008

As Icicle Creek Piano Trio

"The performance...comes as close to being 'definitive' as any I expect to hear in my lifetime."

— Fanfare  

 

"This is one album that is absolutely worth having."

— American Record Guide 

 

"The playing is warmly considered, meticulous in articulation and blend, and silken in sonority."

— Gramophone 

 

"...elegant and sprightly...true to the essence of the music..."

— The Strad 

 

"...this stellar recording captures some truly stunning musicianship."

— CD Baby 

 

"...rhythmically brisk, considered performances..."

— Music & Vision