BEETHOVEN – SCHUMANN – BRAHMS – music for cello & piano

Delos, known for its solid commitment to Chamber Music, is proud to bring to fans of the genre Beethoven – Schumann – Brahms – music for cello & piano – the debut recording from Alexandre Bouzlov and Viatcheslav Poprugin. This significant release combines three of the most demanding and satisfying compositions of the 19th Century repertoire.

These romantic, passionate and expressive works highlight the sensitive and expressive performances which Bouzlov and Poprugin bring to this unique and special release. Award winning cellist Alexandre Bouzlov, the Guzik Foundation 2004 Award winner, has appeared on concert stages from Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center to the Virtuosos of the 21st Century Competition in St. Petersburg. Honors and International honors have graced his performances since his first introduction to the instrument at age six in Moscow. Russian born pianist Viatcheslav Poprugin is known for his exceptional embrace of many musical styles and genres. As both solo artist and chamber musician, this important new talent balances a performance career with teaching duties at the Moscow Conservatory
Beethoven: Sonata Op. 102 No. 1 in C Major 
Brahms: Sonata Op. 99 in F Major 
Schumann: Five Pieces in Folk Style, Op. 102