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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


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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 The musical world of Robert Schumann book journal he founded in The present work, translated and edited by noted critic Henry Pleasants, contains 61 of the most importan/5(1).

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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.

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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.".

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Robert also fell in love with music. ‎The gentlest, the most loving, the most tormented of men, Robert Schumann gave to the world some of its richest and most individual music. There was scarcely a genre he didn’t touch, and none in which he didn’t leave something beautiful, memorable or original.

Best known for his piano music, his son. 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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Originally published in, Advice to Young Musicians: Musical Rules for Home and in Life offered composer Robert Schumann’s (–56) combination of practical advice and poetic words of wisdom for young people beginning their musical education. Presented in aphorisms and short paragraphs, the book’s insights remain as valuable today as.

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Chapter 4 details Robert Schumann’s evolution from an eager and fluent improviser into a composer who advocated writing music away from the piano entirely.

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Reich, whose seminal biography of Clara Schumann established her as an important musical figure independent of her husband, composer Robert Schumann, and helped turn the musicological spotlight on female composers, died on Jan. 31 in Ossining, New York.

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