Duo Pleyel - Mozart’s Real Musical Father - Gramophone

Playing on a beautiful modern copy of a 1795 Anton Walter fortepiano, Nepomnyashchaya and Egarr are vivid advocates of music that is all about hedonistic enjoyment .... [they] conjure a spirit of shared spontaneous delight, complete with 'how about this?' mini-cadenzas and spur-of-the-moment (so it sounds) embellishments.

01 February 2023