Robert Schumann
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1810-06-08
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Robert Schumann (8 June 1810 – 29 July 1856) was a German composer and influential music critic. He 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 ...

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Robert Schumann (8 June 1810 – 29 July 1856) was a German composer and influential music critic. He 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. He had been assured by his teacher Friedrich Wieck that he could become the finest pianist in Europe, but a hand injury ended this dream. Schumann then focused his musical energies on composing.

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Robert Schumann & Australian Piano Quartet
Piano Quartet in E flat major, Op.47, 3rd movt (Andante cantabile)
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Piano Quartet in E flat major, Op.47, 3rd movt (Andante cantabile) Piano Quartet in E flat major, Op.47, 3rd movt (Andante cantabile) Piano Quartet in E flat major, Op.47, 3rd movt (Andante cantabile) Piano Quartet in E flat major, Op.47, 3rd movt (Andante cantabile)

Piano Quartet in E flat major, Op.47, 3rd movt (Andante cantabile)

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Australian Piano Quartet
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Beatrice Rana, Robert Schumann & Franz Liszt
Widmung S.566, transc. for piano
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Widmung S.566, transc. for piano Widmung S.566, transc. for piano Widmung S.566, transc. for piano Widmung S.566, transc. for piano
Robert Schumann, Erich Kunz, baritone & Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper
Die Beiden Grenadiere
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Die Beiden Grenadiere Die Beiden Grenadiere Die Beiden Grenadiere Die Beiden Grenadiere
Robert Maskell, Susan Dent, Robert Schumann, Gavin Edwards, Roger Montgomery, Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique & Sir John Eliot Gardiner
Concertstuck for 4 horns and orchestra (Op.86) in F major, 1st movement; Lebhaft
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Concertstuck for 4 horns and orchestra (Op.86) in F major, 1st movement; Lebhaft Concertstuck for 4 horns and orchestra (Op.86) in F major, 1st movement; Lebhaft Concertstuck for 4 horns and orchestra (Op.86) in F major, 1st movement; Lebhaft Concertstuck for 4 horns and orchestra (Op.86) in F major, 1st movement; Lebhaft
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Liederkreis Op 24: no 1
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Liederkreis Op 24: no 1 Liederkreis Op 24: no 1 Liederkreis Op 24: no 1 Liederkreis Op 24: no 1
Roman Rabinovich & Robert Schumann
Kreisleriana, Op. 16
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Kreisleriana, Op. 16 Kreisleriana, Op. 16 Kreisleriana, Op. 16 Kreisleriana, Op. 16
Robert Schumann, Alfreda Hodgson, Felicity Palmer, Meriel Dickinson, Aldeburgh Festival Singers, Wandsworth School Choir, English Chamber Orchestra, Pauline Stevens, Benjamin Britten, Elizabeth Harwood & Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
Scenes from Goethe's Faust, WoO3 [1844-53]; Scene 7 (conclusion)
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Scenes from Goethe's Faust, WoO3 [1844-53]; Scene 7 (conclusion) Scenes from Goethe's Faust, WoO3 [1844-53]; Scene 7 (conclusion) Scenes from Goethe's Faust, WoO3 [1844-53]; Scene 7 (conclusion) Scenes from Goethe's Faust, WoO3 [1844-53]; Scene 7 (conclusion)
Leif Ove Andsnes & Robert Schumann
Faschingsschwank aus Wien (Op.26)
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Faschingsschwank aus Wien (Op.26) Faschingsschwank aus Wien (Op.26) Faschingsschwank aus Wien (Op.26) Faschingsschwank aus Wien (Op.26)
Robert Schumann, Radio Kamer Filharmonie & Michael Schønwandt
Symphony in G minor, WoO 29 ('Zwickau')
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Symphony in G minor, WoO 29 ('Zwickau') Symphony in G minor, WoO 29 ('Zwickau') Symphony in G minor, WoO 29 ('Zwickau') Symphony in G minor, WoO 29 ('Zwickau')
Thomas Zehetmair, Robert Schumann, Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century & Frans Brüggen
Concerto for violin and orchestra (WoO23) in D minor
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Concerto for violin and orchestra (WoO23) in D minor Concerto for violin and orchestra (WoO23) in D minor Concerto for violin and orchestra (WoO23) in D minor Concerto for violin and orchestra (WoO23) in D minor
Georgi Cherkin & Robert Schumann
Arabeske in C major Op.18 for piano
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Arabeske in C major Op.18 for piano Arabeske in C major Op.18 for piano Arabeske in C major Op.18 for piano Arabeske in C major Op.18 for piano
Georgi Cherkin, Robert Schumann, Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra & Philip Greenberg
Concerto in A minor Op.54 for piano and orchestra
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Concerto in A minor Op.54 for piano and orchestra Concerto in A minor Op.54 for piano and orchestra Concerto in A minor Op.54 for piano and orchestra Concerto in A minor Op.54 for piano and orchestra
Robert Schumann, Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra & Philip Greenberg
Manfred - incidental music Op.115
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Manfred - incidental music Op.115 Manfred - incidental music Op.115 Manfred - incidental music Op.115 Manfred - incidental music Op.115
Ilmo Ranat, Karita Mattila & Robert Schumann
Myrthen for voice and piano (Op.25), no.3; Der Nussbaum
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Myrthen for voice and piano (Op.25), no.3; Der Nussbaum Myrthen for voice and piano (Op.25), no.3; Der Nussbaum Myrthen for voice and piano (Op.25), no.3; Der Nussbaum Myrthen for voice and piano (Op.25), no.3; Der Nussbaum
Jörg Demus, Robert Schumann & Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
Dein Angesicht, Op 127 No 2
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Dein Angesicht, Op 127 No 2 Dein Angesicht, Op 127 No 2 Dein Angesicht, Op 127 No 2 Dein Angesicht, Op 127 No 2
Angela Cheng & Robert Schumann
Arabeske for piano (Op.18) in C major
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Arabeske for piano (Op.18) in C major Arabeske for piano (Op.18) in C major Arabeske for piano (Op.18) in C major Arabeske for piano (Op.18) in C major
Robert Schumann
Myrten und Rosen
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Myrten und Rosen Myrten und Rosen Myrten und Rosen Myrten und Rosen
Robert Schumann
Dichterliebe, Op 48
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Dichterliebe, Op 48 Dichterliebe, Op 48 Dichterliebe, Op 48 Dichterliebe, Op 48
Robert Schumann, Rossen Milanov & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
Manfred - incidental music Op.115 (Overture)
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Manfred - incidental music Op.115 (Overture) Manfred - incidental music Op.115 (Overture) Manfred - incidental music Op.115 (Overture) Manfred - incidental music Op.115 (Overture)
Robert Schumann & Slidin About
Kinderszenen Op.15 for piano
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Kinderszenen Op.15 for piano Kinderszenen Op.15 for piano Kinderszenen Op.15 for piano Kinderszenen Op.15 for piano
Stefan Bojsten & Robert Schumann
Waldszenen - 9 pieces for piano (Op.82)
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Waldszenen - 9 pieces for piano (Op.82) Waldszenen - 9 pieces for piano (Op.82) Waldszenen - 9 pieces for piano (Op.82) Waldszenen - 9 pieces for piano (Op.82)
Schumann
Traumerei
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Traumerei Traumerei Traumerei Traumerei
Robert Schumann, Philharmonia Orchestra & Christian Thielemann
Symphony No. 2 in C, Op. 61
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Symphony No. 2 in C, Op. 61 Symphony No. 2 in C, Op. 61 Symphony No. 2 in C, Op. 61 Symphony No. 2 in C, Op. 61
Isabelle Faust, Jean-Guihen Queyras, Robert Schumann & Alexander Melnikov
Piano Trio no.3, 3rd mvt
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Piano Trio no.3, 3rd mvt Piano Trio no.3, 3rd mvt Piano Trio no.3, 3rd mvt Piano Trio no.3, 3rd mvt
Robert Schumann, The Cleveland Orchestra & George Szell
Symphony No.4 in D minor Op.120
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Symphony No.4 in D minor Op.120 Symphony No.4 in D minor Op.120 Symphony No.4 in D minor Op.120 Symphony No.4 in D minor Op.120
Radu Lupu & Robert Schumann
Kinderszenen - Traumerei
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Kinderszenen - Traumerei Kinderszenen - Traumerei Kinderszenen - Traumerei Kinderszenen - Traumerei
Robert Schumann, Los Angeles Philharmonic & Carlo Maria Giulini
Symphony no. 3 (Op.97) in E flat major "Rhenish", 5th mvt; Allegro
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Symphony no. 3 (Op.97) in E flat major "Rhenish", 5th mvt; Allegro Symphony no. 3 (Op.97) in E flat major "Rhenish", 5th mvt; Allegro Symphony no. 3 (Op.97) in E flat major "Rhenish", 5th mvt; Allegro Symphony no. 3 (Op.97) in E flat major "Rhenish", 5th mvt; Allegro
Håvard Gimse & Robert Schumann
Kinderszenen for piano (Op.15)
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Kinderszenen for piano (Op.15) Kinderszenen for piano (Op.15) Kinderszenen for piano (Op.15) Kinderszenen for piano (Op.15)
Simon Crawford-Phillips, Robert Schumann & Elias Quartet
Piano Quintet in E Flat Major
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Piano Quintet in E Flat Major Piano Quintet in E Flat Major Piano Quintet in E Flat Major Piano Quintet in E Flat Major
Christoph Eschenbach, Robert Schumann & Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
Dichterliebe (Songs 13-16)
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Dichterliebe (Songs 13-16) Dichterliebe (Songs 13-16) Dichterliebe (Songs 13-16) Dichterliebe (Songs 13-16)
Jan Schultsz, Robert Schumann & Werner Güra
Dichterliebe (Songs 9-12)
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Dichterliebe (Songs 9-12) Dichterliebe (Songs 9-12) Dichterliebe (Songs 9-12) Dichterliebe (Songs 9-12)
Gerold Huber, Robert Schumann & Christian Gerhaher
Dichterliebe (Songs 5-8)
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Dichterliebe (Songs 5-8) Dichterliebe (Songs 5-8) Dichterliebe (Songs 5-8) Dichterliebe (Songs 5-8)
Robert Schumann, Hubert Giesen & Fritz Wunderlich
Dichterliebe (Songs 1-4)
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Dichterliebe (Songs 1-4) Dichterliebe (Songs 1-4) Dichterliebe (Songs 1-4) Dichterliebe (Songs 1-4)
Mieczysław Horszowski & Robert Schumann
Arabeske
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Arabeske Arabeske Arabeske Arabeske
Seung-Hee Hyun & Robert Schumann
Theme and variations on the Name "Abegg" (Op. 1)
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Theme and variations on the Name "Abegg" (Op. 1) Theme and variations on the Name "Abegg" (Op. 1) Theme and variations on the Name "Abegg" (Op. 1) Theme and variations on the Name "Abegg" (Op. 1)
Gretel Dowdeswell, Li-Wei Qin & Robert Schumann
Adagio and allegro in A flat (Op.70)
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Adagio and allegro in A flat (Op.70) Adagio and allegro in A flat (Op.70) Adagio and allegro in A flat (Op.70) Adagio and allegro in A flat (Op.70)
Robert Schumann, Michael Petrov & Alexander Ullman
Drei Fantasiestucke, Op.73 i) Zart und mit Ausdruck (Tender and with expression)
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Drei Fantasiestucke, Op.73 i) Zart und mit Ausdruck (Tender and with expression) Drei Fantasiestucke, Op.73 i) Zart und mit Ausdruck (Tender and with expression) Drei Fantasiestucke, Op.73 i) Zart und mit Ausdruck (Tender and with expression) Drei Fantasiestucke, Op.73 i) Zart und mit Ausdruck (Tender and with expression)

Drei Fantasiestucke, Op.73 i) Zart und mit Ausdruck (Tender and with expression)

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Michael Petrov
Alexander Ullman
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Janina Fialkowska, Robert Schumann & Franz Liszt
Widmung from Liederkreise, S.566
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Widmung from Liederkreise, S.566 Widmung from Liederkreise, S.566 Widmung from Liederkreise, S.566 Widmung from Liederkreise, S.566
Robert Schumann & Brodsky Quartet
Sehr langsam (Album fur die Jugend, Op.68 no.30)
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Sehr langsam (Album fur die Jugend, Op.68 no.30) Sehr langsam (Album fur die Jugend, Op.68 no.30) Sehr langsam (Album fur die Jugend, Op.68 no.30) Sehr langsam (Album fur die Jugend, Op.68 no.30)
Robert Schumann & Schubert Ensemble of London
Quintet for piano and strings (Op.44) in E flat major, 4th movement;
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Quintet for piano and strings (Op.44) in E flat major, 4th movement; Quintet for piano and strings (Op.44) in E flat major, 4th movement; Quintet for piano and strings (Op.44) in E flat major, 4th movement; Quintet for piano and strings (Op.44) in E flat major, 4th movement;

Quintet for piano and strings (Op.44) in E flat major, 4th movement;

Ensemble
Schubert Ensemble of London
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Robert Schumann, Heinz Wallberg & Orchestre National de France
Symphony No.1 in B flat major (Op.38) 'Spring'
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Symphony No.1 in B flat major (Op.38) 'Spring' Symphony No.1 in B flat major (Op.38) 'Spring' Symphony No.1 in B flat major (Op.38) 'Spring' Symphony No.1 in B flat major (Op.38) 'Spring'
Robert Schumann, Dan Almgren, Torleif Thedéen & Stefan Bojsten
Piano Trio in D minor (Op.63) [1847]
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Piano Trio in D minor (Op.63) [1847] Piano Trio in D minor (Op.63) [1847] Piano Trio in D minor (Op.63) [1847] Piano Trio in D minor (Op.63) [1847]
Danjulo Ishizaka, Robert Schumann & Joe Gallardo
Adagio and allegro for horn [or other] and piano (Op.70) in A flat major
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Adagio and allegro for horn [or other] and piano (Op.70) in A flat major Adagio and allegro for horn [or other] and piano (Op.70) in A flat major Adagio and allegro for horn [or other] and piano (Op.70) in A flat major Adagio and allegro for horn [or other] and piano (Op.70) in A flat major
Robert Schumann & Vienna Piano Trio
Romanze (from Fantasiestücke Op.88)
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Romanze (from Fantasiestücke Op.88) Romanze (from Fantasiestücke Op.88) Romanze (from Fantasiestücke Op.88) Romanze (from Fantasiestücke Op.88)
Shai Wosner & Robert Schumann
4 Nachtstucke for piano (Op.23)
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4 Nachtstucke for piano (Op.23) 4 Nachtstucke for piano (Op.23) 4 Nachtstucke for piano (Op.23) 4 Nachtstucke for piano (Op.23)
Robert Schumann & Beaux Arts Trio
Piano Trio No.2 in F Op.80
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Piano Trio No.2 in F Op.80 Piano Trio No.2 in F Op.80 Piano Trio No.2 in F Op.80 Piano Trio No.2 in F Op.80
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