Find robert schumann biography and history on allmusic - one of the great composers of the nineteenth. Discover librarian-selected research resources on robert schumann from the questia schumann, a life of suffering by victor basch catherine alison phillips. Schumann - biography robert schumann was a true romantic the originality of his work pushed at emotional, structural and philosophical boundaries. On june 8, 2010, the world celebrates the 200th anniversary of the birth of robert schumann a central figure in the romantic movement in.
Born: 1810 | died: 1856 robert alexander schumann was born in zwickau he was one of the most famous composers of the romantic era in the nineteenth. Robert schumann, in full robert alexander schumann, (born june 8, 1810, zwickau, saxony [now in germany]—died july 29, 1856, endenich,. Robert schumann biography - - robert schumann biography and list of works robert schumann is the author of books such as advice to young musicians. In part one, reich follows clara schumann's life from her early years as a child prodigy through her marriage to robert schumann and into the forty years after.
A novelist depicts the turbulent life of robert and clara schumann by something,'' says the young robert schumann to his chronically ill. Robert schumann was a german composer and critic born in zwickau on june 8, 1810 a quirky, problematic genius, he wrote some of the. Norman lebrecht reviews martin geck's robert schumann: the life and work of a romantic composer. Robert schumann's life and work are the leitmotif of the conference and music programmes, not confining them but providing a pathway for the.
Biography robert schumann (born 1810 in zwickau, died 1856 in bonn- endenich) robert schumann was born on june 8th, 1810 as sixth and last child of. Robert schumann was one of the most important romantic composers of the he suffered various personal tragedies during his life and from the age of 43 he. Consider robert schumann, whose bicentennial is being celebrated this year and whose medical history has occasioned even more. Robert schumann - overview of the classical composer and his music initially music was to take a back seat in his life for his main subject he studied law at.
Aka robert alexander schumann born: 8-jun-1810 birthplace: zwickau, saxony, germany died: 29-jul-1856 location of death: endenich, prussia, germany. Robert schumann (june 8, 1810 - july 29, 1856) was the arch-romantic schumann was born into a devoted family based in zwickau, 40 miles south of. Schumann studied law and at the same time attended piano lessons he ignored all musical theory because in his mind the romantic music had only to be.
Robert and clara schumann had eight children, two of which were born in leipzig in the inselstraße: marie (1841-1929), the schumanns' eldest daughter, was. Robert schumann was a german composer and influential music critic he is widely regarded as one of the greatest composers of the. Robert schumann was more than just another composer with whose music piano students must struggle: he was, geck writes, one of “the first. The bbc artist page for robert schumann find the best clips, watch programmes, catch up on the news, and read the latest robert schumann interviews.