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Composer of the Week, Robert Schumann (1810-1856) Episode guide

  1. Of Stars and Angels

    5/5 Donald Macleod focuses on Schumann's move to Dusseldorf and his last days.

    First broadcast: 11 Jun 2010

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  2. Weathering the Storm

    4/5 Donald Macleod on Schumann's precarious mental health and revolution in Dresden.

    First broadcast: 10 Jun 2010

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  3. In Sickness and Health

    3/5 Donald Macleod discusses the disorders that plagued Schumann for much of his life.

    First broadcast: 09 Jun 2010

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  4. Matters of the Heart

    2/5 Donald Macleod focuses on Robert Schumann's nerve-racking love life.

    First broadcast: 08 Jun 2010

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  5. A Law unto Himself

    1/5 Donald focuses on Schumann's formative years and discovers his career doubts.

    First broadcast: 07 Jun 2010

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