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Matters of the Heart

Duration:
1 hour
First broadcast:
Tuesday 08 June 2010

Donald Macleod in 'Matters of the Heart' looks into Schumann's nerve-racking love life and the surreal story of his journey to become a pianist.

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4 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
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    Robert Schumann Allegro in B Minor Op.8

    Performer: Maurizio Pollini (piano) Performer: Deutsche Grammophon 471 3702

    1

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    Robert Schumann Grande Sonata in F Sharp Minor Op.11 – First movt.

    Performer: Maurizio Pollini (piano)

    DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 423 1342, 1

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    Robert Schumann Arabeske in C

    Performer: András Schiff (piano)

    TELDEC 4509 991762, 1

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    Robert Schumann Liederkreis Op.24

    Performer: Florian Boesch (baritone), Malcolm Martineau (piano)

    ONYX 4041, 1 to 9

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