Older SCMS Recordings

Ludwig van Beethoven: The Piano Trios, Volume 3 - The Castle Trio

Lambert Orkis, fortepiano; Marilyn McDonald, violin, Kenneth Slowik, violoncello

Virgin Classics VC 7-59220-2

Beethoven: Trio in G Major, Op. 1, No. 2; Trio in B-flat Major, Op. 11; Trio in E-flat Major, WoO 38

The performance quality is admirably high, rhythmically alert, finely graded in tone color, and most conspicuously, wide in dynamic range beyond the period-instrument ordinary. Strongly recommended.