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SCHUMANN (Schumann 23671)

SCHUMANN (Schumann 23671)

Composer: Robert Schumann
Published in 3 hymnals


Audio files: Recording

Composer: Robert Schumann

Robert Schumann, sometimes known as Robert Alexander Schumann, (8 June 1810 – 29 July 1856) was a German composer, aesthete and influential music critic. He is regarded as one of the greatest and most representative composers of the Romantic era. Schumann left the study of law to return to music, intending to pursue a career as a virtuoso pianist. He had been assured by his teacher Friedrich Wieck that he could become the finest pianist in Europe, but a hand injury ended this dream. Schumann then focused his musical energies on composing. Schumann's published compositions were written exclusively for the piano until 1840; he later composed works for piano and orchestra; many Lieder (songs for voice and piano); four symphonies; an opera… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Robert Schumann
Meter: 8.7.8.7 D
Incipit: 23671 21756 23423
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Arr. © 1999 Kevin Mayhew Ltd.

Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #250

Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #226

Audio

Small Church Music #4344

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