Robert Schumann, Composer
(1810 - 1856). German composer and writer. His early gifts as a pianist were impaired by a hand injury, but his activities as a music journalist, and especially as a composer, eventually established him as an iconic figure of the romantic era. His marriage to the young virtuoso pianist Clara Wieck proved crucial in providing the necessary emotional support and stable home life in his struggles with severe bouts of depression. With Clara's support, he worte many of his greatest composition...
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December 2013 Cleveland Debut of Zenaty and Shapiro violin and piano duo
Phillip's Collection Viola Recital, Matthew Lipman & Nimrod David Pfeffer
Jolivet - Sonata n. 2
Schumann - Fantasia per violino e pianoforte op. 131
Some words on my upcoming program for CIM (Dec 11) and PCMS (Dec 13)
A performance from the Utrecht International Chamber Music Festival of Schumann's third...
DVD : Stephen Kovacevich live at Verbier Festival
Concert donné le 28 juillet 2009 à l...
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