Gautier Capuçon & Rudolf Buchbinder

A meeting of the greats between France’s most famous cellist and the great Austrian Beethoven pianist – naturally reflected directly in the program, with love songs concealed between Beethoven's sonatas: Beethoven's "Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen" Variations, Debussy's Sérénade, and Fauré's famous Après un rêve featuring one of the most beautiful French melodies.


Claude Debussy
Sonata for Cello and Piano in D minor

Ludwig van Beethoven
Variations on “Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen” from Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte in E-flat major

Sonata for Cello and Piano No. 4 in C major, op. 102, no. 1

Gabriel Fauré
Élégie, op. 24

Après un rêve for cello and piano, op. 7, no. 1

Ludwig van Beethoven
Sonata for Cello and Piano No. 3 in A major, op. 69

Estimated end time: 6:40 PM


Gautier Capuçon Violoncello
Rudolf Buchbinder Piano

Cooperation and partnership

Patrons of the Concert: Jürgen H. Winter