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Clara Schuman (Life & Times) (Life&Times series)

by Monica Steegman

  • 280 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Haus Pub. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: film, television & music,
  • Composers & musicians,
  • Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900),
  • Music Of The 19th Century,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Women,
  • Composers & Musicians - Classical Composers,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Composers & Musicians,
  • Composers & Musicians - General,
  • History & Criticism - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8771260M
    ISBN 101904341594
    ISBN 109781904341598

      The first edition of this book has gained acceptance as a standard resource on Clara Schumann. This revised edition preserves the strengths of the first edition while adding additional information and a fine-tuning of the presentation, assuring that Reich's work will remain central to the subject for the foreseeable future."—Pages: Find books like Clara Schumann: Piano Virtuoso from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked Clara Schumann: Piano Virtuoso.

      The love story of Clara and Robert Schumann is a unique one in musical history. For Robert's 31st birthday, Clara writes music to a poem that had always shown how she felt for him. On June 8th, , she presents her song to to him, Liebst du . Get this from a library! Clara Schumann autograph letter to Helene Schöne, Feb. [Clara Schumann] -- An autograph letter of Clara Schumann, written to Helene Schöne, wife of Richard Schöne and daughter of the Leipzig publisher, Hermann Härtel.

    ♥ Book Title: Clara Schumann ♣ Name Author: Nancy B. Reich ∞ Launching: Info ISBN Link: ⊗ Detail ISBN code: ⊕ Number Pages: Total sheet ♮ News id: MQdciNQVkXsC Download File Start Reading ☯ Full Synopsis: "This absorbing and award-winning biography tells the story of the tragedies and triumphs of Clara Wieck Schumann (– The 14 songs, representing the pinnacle of Clara’s art, were composed mainly in the period after her marriage in Leipzig to Robert Schumann – who was her greatest volume includes:* new practical editions of 14 of Clara Schumann’s greatest songs * introductions to each song, written by Frances Falling, Schumann-Haus Leipzig.


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Clara Schuman (Life & Times) (Life&Times series) by Monica Steegman Download PDF EPUB FB2

Clara Schumann was a truly astonishing figure - both as an artist (prolific composer, formidable virtuosa - some say Liszt's equal or superior), and as a woman (dedicated wife, mother, daughter, loyal friend).

This book takes a major step toward giving a just measure of recognition to this awesome woman. It contains wonderful photos, sketches Cited by: Clara is more of a "good book" than an enjoyable one. Clara Schuman book was certainly a long book. I learned a lot about Clara Schumann. What a life with a slave-driver father and a crazy husband.

(I guess I learned a fair amount about Robert Schumann too.) I'm glad to finally be done with it. I suspect I wouldn't have finished it if it had not been a gift/5.

This book was more a list of facts about Clara Schumann than the story of her life. I was disappointed when I finished it. I was hoping to get a good look at what kind of person she was, and instead I got a long list of her accomplishments, famous people she new and was a contemporary of, and the author's poor opinion of her mothering skills/5(22).

This absorbing and award-winning biography tells the story of the tragedies and triumphs of Clara Wieck Schumann (), a musician of remarkable achievements. At once artist, composer, editor, teacher, wife, and mother of eight children, she was an important force in the musical world of her time.

To show how Schumann surmounted the obstacles facing female artists in the. Clara Schumann, German pianist, composer, and wife of composer Robert Schumann. Encouraged by her father, she studied piano from the age of five and by had established a reputation throughout Europe as a child prodigy.

In she was honoured by the Austrian court and also was elected to the. Clara Schumann (–), child prodigy, celebrated concert pianist, composer, and friend of Brahms, was also the wife of composer Robert Schumann.

Her father Friedrich Wieck's implacable opposition to their marriage, the sublime music she inspired in Schumann and his tragic death at a cruelly young age underlie one of music's great by: 7. Author: Clara Schumann,Robert Schumann,Eva Weissweiler; Publisher: Peter Lang Pub Inc ISBN: Category: Biography & Autobiography Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» The second volume of the Schumann correspondence contains letters written by Robert Schumann () and Clara Wieck Schumann () indocumenting the major events of that year: Clara.

Clara Schumann’s bicentenary falls this year: there has never been a better moment to put this 19th-century musical superwoman into the spotlight. Born Clara Author: Jessica Duchen. 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. The book features the Schumann / Brahms ménage, and especially- after Robert’s death - the elusive and mercurial relationship between Clara and Brahms.

It contrasts its qualities with Brahms predilection for mercantile sex, and surmises about the early-life, Reviews: This revised edition of Clara Schumann's biography by Nancy Reich is a gem.

Not only is the scholarship impeccable and thorough, but the talented writing engages and fascinates the reader at every es of this wonderful new edition include the use of new medical reports that have come to light regarding Robert Schumann's illness; reference to recently discovered letters and diaries 5/5(5).

Married to Robert Schumann and a close friend of Johannes Brahms, Clara Schumann (–) was a German musician and composer as well as one of the most noted pianists of the Romantic era.

Product details. Paperback: 64 pages; Publisher: Dover Publications (Janu )/5(16). Schumann's music is at the very heart of the piano repertoire. It is supremely beautiful and pianistic. Every pianist should have the complete ouerve of Schumann. The book is in marvelous condition.

The binding lays flat easily, the notes are printed clear, and the editing is unobtrusive (Clara's editing represents what the composer wanted)/5(10).

Susanna Reich is the author of Clara Schumann: Piano Virtuoso, which was named an ALA Notable Children’s Book, a YALSA Best Book for Young Adults, a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year, and a Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People/5(13).

By Clara Schumann / ed. Nancy B. Reich. Piano Book. Among the greatest pianists of the 19th century, Clara Schumann was also an important composer of piano music. This original Dover collection includes all the late and most popular piano works published in her lifetime, including Hexentanz, Op.

5, No. 1; Andante & Allegro, Op. 11, No. 2; PiècesCategory: Piano Collection. Beyond that, though, Clara Schumann left an indelible mark on music life, one still palpable today.

Bold at the piano, retiring in person This notable person was born in Leipzig on September Clara Schumann () was a well-known pianist in the nineteenth century.

She was born into a musical family. Her father Friedrich Wieck was a piano teacher, and he also owned a music shop lending and selling music scores. Clara’s mother Marianne Wieck was a student of Friedrich, and they married in Marianne was a pianist and. "Schumann, Clara," by Pamela Süsskind.

External links. List of works at IMSLP. Free downloadable scores. Complete works of Clara Schumann-Wieck, List of compositions.

Clara Schumann website at Geneva College This page was last edited on 16 Juneat (UTC). Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution. Clara Schumann was the finest pianist of her time - and a dutiful wife who rarely opened her mouth.

Perfect material for a novel, says Janice Galloway. Clara Schumann was a truly astonishing figure - both as an artist (prolific composer, formidable virtuosa - some say Liszt's equal or superior), and as a woman (dedicated wife, mother, daughter, loyal friend).

This book takes a major step toward giving a just measure of recognition to this awesome woman. It contains wonderful photos, sketches Reviews:. Book Description: This absorbing and award-winning biography tells the story of the tragedies and triumphs of Clara Wieck Schumann (), a musician of remarkable achievements.

At once artist, composer, editor, teacher, wife, and mother of eight children, she was an important force in the musical world of her time.Clara Schumann Piano Music (Dover Music for Piano series) by Clara Schumann. Original compilation of the composer's most popular, most mature piano works, including Witches Dance, Op.

5, No. 1; Four Fleeting Pieces, Op. 15; Three Preludes and Fugues, Op. 16; Variations on a Theme by Robert Schumann, Op. 20; Romance, Op. 11, No. 2; and Three. CLARA SCHUMANN AN ARTIST'S LIFE BASED ON MATERIAL FOUND IN DIARIES AND LETTERS by BY BERTHOLD LITZMANN.

Originally published in TRANSLATOR'S PREFACE: The task of translation can never be a light one, since every language has not only its own peculiar shades of meaning, but also its own peculiar charm a fragrance which evaporates as soon as Author: Berthold Litzmann.