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The musical world of Robert Schumann

a selection from his own writings.

by Robert Schumann

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music,
  • Music -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • Musicians

  • Edition Notes

    Selections from Gesammelte Schriften über Musik und Musiker first published in 1854.

    StatementTranslated, edited and annotated by Henry Pleasants.
    ContributionsPleasants, Henry, tr. and ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML410.S4 A127
    The Physical Object
    Pagination205 p.
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5943589M
    LC Control Number65014599
    OCLC/WorldCa607100

      The scholar who edited Robert and Clara's letters suffered a breakdown and was hospitalised; the author of one of the few good books in English about Schumann, John Daverio, drowned in mysterious. Forced by a hand injury to abandon a career as a pianist, Robert Schumann went on to become one of the world's great composers. Among many works, his Spring Symphony (), Piano Concerto in A Minor (/), and the Third, or Rhenish, Symphony () exemplify his infusion of classical forms with intense, personal emotion.

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      In , the psychiatrist Peter Ostwald wrote Schumann: The Inner Voices of a Musical Genius, the first work to examine its subject with both the rigour of a scientist and the ardour of a music.   Tibbetts, John C. Schumann: A Chorus of Voices. New York: Amadeus, E-mail Citation» Tibbetts has spent years gathering interviews by performers and scholars of Schumann’s music, which have been presented partly as a fifteen-part radio documentary (see The World of Robert Schumann) and, in expanded form, in this book. Both provide an.


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The fifth and last child of August Schumann and Johanna Christiana Schumann (née Schnabel), Robert Schumann was born into a household dominated by literary activity. Complete Works for the Pianoforte Album for the Young ; Scenes from Childhood: Schirmer's Library of Musical Classics Vol.

90 by Schumann, Robert and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Illustrated. Alfred A. Knopf. $ It won’t cure your problems, or the world’s, but it can’t hurt to immerse yourself in the music of Robert Schumann, a Author: Jeremy Denk.

Schumann: Album for the Young, Op. Piano Solo (Schirmer's Library of Musical Classics) Staple Bound – April 1, by Harould Bauer (Editor), Alexander Schumann (Composer) out of 5 stars 23 ratingsReviews: Robert Schumann (German: ; 8 June – 29 July ) was a German composer, pianist, and influential music is widely regarded as one of the greatest composers of the Romantic era.

Schumann left the study of law, intending to pursue a career as a virtuoso pianist. His teacher, Friedrich Wieck, a German pianist, had assured him that he could become the finest pianist in Europe, but. The Davidsbündler (League of David) was a music society created by Robert Schumann in his writings.

It was inspired by literary societies, real and imagined ones, such as the Serapionsbrüder (The Serapion Brethren) of ETA Hoffmann.

The group was created to defend the cause of contemporary music against its detractors. Its two main members were supposed to be named Florestan and Eusebius. A guided tour through the life and work of Robert Schumann (), a musical genius who viewed the sublime before a decline into a syphilitic madness.

Chernaik (Mab’s Daughters,etc.), who has taught at Columbia, Tufts, and elsewhere, has clearly devoted years of research to this lush life. Schumann, Robert, Musical world of Robert Schumann.

New York, St. Martin's Press [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Robert. summary We know Robert Schumann in many ways: as a visionary composer, a seasoned journalist, a cultured man of letters, and a genius who, having passed his mantle on to the young Brahms, succumbed to mental illness in Drawing on recent pathbreaking research, this collection offers new perspectives on this seminal nineteenth-century figure.

Schumann's genius as a composer is well known; perhaps less well known is the fact that he was also a gifted music critic who wrote hundreds of perceptive essays, articles, and reviews for the Neue Zeitschrift fur Müsik, the influential music journal he founded in The present work, translated and edited by noted critic Henry Pleasants, contains 61 of the most importan/5(1).

This candid, intimate, and compellingly written new biography offers a fresh account of Robert Schumann’s life. It confronts the traditional perception of the doom-laden Romantic, forced by depression into a life of helpless, poignant sadness/5(9).

Genre/Form: Music Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Schumann, Robert, Musical world of Robert Schumann. In Robert Schumann: The early years. Neue Zeitschrift für Musik (New Journal for Music), a periodical that he had helped to found in and of which he had been editor since early In Schumann formally asked Clara’s father for permission to marry her, but Wieck evaded his request.

The couple were finally. John Daverio Robert Schumann: Herald of a "New Poetic Age" Oxford University Press, ; ISBN ; pages Forced by a hand injury to abandon a career as a pianist, Robert Schumann went on to become one of the world's great composers.

Among many works, his Spring Symphony (), Piano Concerto in A Minor (/), and the Third. The love between Robert Schumann and Clara Wieck Schumann is an endearing story that celebrates their music, muse and marriage. It survived parental disapproval, gossip and feeling uncomfortable in social situations to become one of the great romances in the world of classical music.

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But Schumann was not only a turbulent genius; he was a forward-thinking intellectual, wielding a literary pen as sharp as his musical one, with which he championed younger composers, especially Brahms, and helped the reputation of others such as Chopin and Mozart.

Fusing literary and musical thinking was central to his philosophy. Robt. Schumann: The Story of the Boy Who Made Pictures in Music Alternate Title: Robert Schumann: The Story of the Boy Who Made Pictures in Music Language: English: LoC Class: ML: Music: Literature of music: Subject: Composers -- Germany -- Biography -- Juvenile literature Subject: Schumann, Robert, -- Juvenile literature Category.

In addition to his genius as a composer, Schumann was a gifted critic who wrote perceptive essays, articles, and reviews for his influential musical journal, Neue Zeitschrift fur Musik. Written from tothese 61 pieces include evaluations of Beethoven, Chopin, Schubert, and other giants.About.

This book contains Schumann's simplest piano compositions arranged in approximate order of difficulty. Fourteen selections are presented in the original forms, including the familiar "Träumerei," "Happy Farmer," "Melody" and "Cradle Song.".The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Albumblatter, No.

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