Brahms on Period Piano JOHANNES BRAHMS (1833-1897): Early Piano Works, Vol. 1 - Sonata in F Sharp Minor, Op. 2, Variations on a Theme of Robert Schumann, Op. 9, 4 Ballades, Op. 10.
Catalogue Number: 08K053
Reference: 604 1494-2
Description: "Frau Schumann, Hiller and my humble self play Streicher" - Brahms in a letter to Friedrich Gernsheim. Collectors of period pianos will want to hear these works performed on a piano which was built just a year before the F sharp minor sonata. Hardy Rittner (1851 Streicher piano).