Their Roots are Showing
Arthur Foote was a Wagnerian whose Piano Trio No. 2 has an unmistakable American twang; Paul Schoenfield uses an entire century's worth of American popular music in his Cafe Music and Bedrich Smetana struggles to create a Czech national music out of sheer will in his Piano Trio in G Minor.
- Arthur Foote, Piano Trio in Bb Major, Op. 65
- Paul Schoenfield, Café Music
- Bedrich Smetana, Piano Trio in G Minor