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Bonus - EP4

Clara Schumann’s Piano Trio

Written during a difficult time, Clara Schumann’s masterpiece, her Piano Trio, includes this bittersweet movement of longing lyricism, reflecting an internal search for hope and stability.

Runtime - 7 mins

  • About The Episode

About the episode

The LA Phil’s Assistant Principal Cello Dahae Kim introduces the piece, exploring the sentimental longing that she hears in the Trio, which was written when the composer was undergoing great hardships in her life.

  • Joanne Pearce Martin


  • Rebecca Reale


  • Dahae Kim