Music We Love Now: New Albums Of Bach, Beethoven And Brahms

Lisa Batiashvili plays the Stradivarius used to help birth Brahms' great Violin Concerto in D. (DG)
Lisa Batiashvili plays the Stradivarius used to help birth Brahms' great Violin Concerto in D. (DG)

New albums of music by the "Three Bs" prove that going back to the basics has its advantages. Hear a sweet-toned violin concerto, an audacious piano sonata and a solo cello suite caressed by a lute.

New albums of music by the "Three Bs," Bach, Beethoven and Brahms, prove that going back to basics has its advantages. Hear a sweet-toned violin concerto, an audacious piano sonata and a solo cello suite caressed by a lute.

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Jonathan Biss plays Beethoven.

Jonathan Biss plays Beethoven.

Lisa Batiashvili plays Brahms.

Lisa Batiashvili plays Brahms.

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