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Composer of the Week: Robert Schumann


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Penny Gore introduces music inspired by Clara Wieck , the love of Schumann's life.
1: 1837 - the Year of Engagement Robert and Clara were secretly engaged on 14 August, despite the vehement disapproval of Clara's father. In der Nacht (Fantasiestucke, Op 12) Alfred Brendel (piano)
Schone Wiege Meiner Leiden (Liederkreis, Op 24)
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Christoph Eschenbach (piano) Davidsbundlertanze
Claudio Arrau (piano)
Dein Angesicht , Op 127 No 2; Mein
Wagen Rollet Langsam, Op 142 No 4 Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Christoph Eschenbach (piano)
Ende vom Lied (Fantasiestucke, Op 12) Alfred Brendel (piano) Producer Paul Hindmarsh
Repeated next Monday 12 midnight


Unknown: Clara Wieck
Piano: Alfred Brendel
Baritone: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
Piano: Christoph Eschenbach
Piano: Claudio Arrau
Piano: Dein Angesicht
Piano: Christoph Eschenbach
Piano: Alfred Brendel
Producer: Paul Hindmarsh

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Composer of the Week: Robert Schumann

BBC Radio 3, 26 October 1998 12.00

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