Robert Schumann

Composer

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Robert Schumann
*8. June 1810, ✝29. July 1856
Upcoming events
Saturday19.30
Musikverein Wien, Great Hall
Herreweghe, Queyras / L. van Beethoven, R. Schumann
Philippe Herreweghe 
conductor
Jean-Guihen Queyras 
cello
Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra
Ludwig van Beethoven
Robert Schumann
Ludwig van Beethoven
Sunday19.30
Musikverein Wien, Great Hall
Herreweghe, Queyras / L. van Beethoven, R. Schumann
Philippe Herreweghe 
conductor
Jean-Guihen Queyras 
cello
Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra
Ludwig van Beethoven
Robert Schumann
Ludwig van Beethoven
Joana Mallwitz (c) Nikolaj Lund
Wednesday19.30
Musikverein Wien, Great Hall
Mallwitz, Piemontesi / Debussy, R. Schumann, Stravinsky
Joana Mallwitz 
conductor
Francesco Piemontesi 
piano
Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra
Claude Debussy
Robert Schumann
Igor Strawinski
Joana Mallwitz (c) Nikolaj Lund
Thursday19.30
Musikverein Wien, Great Hall
Mallwitz, Piemontesi / Debussy, R. Schumann, Stravinsky
Joana Mallwitz 
conductor
Francesco Piemontesi 
piano
Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra
Claude Debussy
Robert Schumann
Igor Strawinski
Past events
Nid
"Abendlied" ("Evening Song") for string orchestra (Adapt.) (11) 599577
Adagio and Allegro for piano and French horn (violin or cello ad libitum) op. 70 (3) 605187
"Bilder aus dem Osten" ("Oriental Pictures"), orchestrated by Karl Reinecke op. 66 (1) 635507
"Blondels Lied" ("Blondel´s Song"), adapted for mixed choir and orchestra by Weinwurm op. 53 (1) 599948
Concert Piece for four Horns and Orchestra in F major op. 86 (7) 605176
"Concert-Allegro with Introduction" for piano and orchestra op. 134 (4) 605167
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in d minor WoO 1 (13) 605173
Concerto for cello and orchestra in A minor op. 129 (64) 605171
Concerto for piano and orchestra in G major op. 92 (16) 605373
Concerto for piano and orchestra in a minor op. 54 (234) 605172
Concerto movement for piano and orchestra in D minor (from an unknown piano piece) (1) 597402
"Das Glück von Edenhall" ("The Charm of Edenhall") for soloists, chorus and orchestra, based on a text by Uhland op. 143 (3) 600694
"Das Paradies und die Peri" ("Paradise and the Peri"), Oratorio for Soloist, Choir and Orchestra op. 50 (9) 599055
"Der Rose Pilgerfahrt" ("The Pilgrimage of the Rose"), fary tale, based on a poem by Moritz Horn op. 112 (1) 603444
"Die Braut von Messina" ("The Bride of Messina"), overture to the drama by Friedrich Schiller op. 100 (2) 605179
"Eight Female Choirs", compilated and orchestrated by Hans Pfitzner (2) 601472
Fantasia in C major for violin and orchestra op. 131 (6) 605159
"Fantasia on Schumann´s works" by Schreiner (2) 599742
"Genoveva", Opera in four acts op. 81 (4) 598963
"Hermann and Dorothea", overture op. 136 (1) 605161
"Manfred", Dramatic poem for soloists, chorus and orchestra, based on Lord Byron op. 115 (4) 600455
"Missa sacra", mass in C minor op. 147 (1) 605137
"Märchenbilder" ("Fairy tale pictures"), 4 pieces for piano and viola op. 113 (1) 597282
"Nachtlied" ("Night Song") for chorus and orchestra op. 108 (1) 602723
Overture, Scherzo and Finale op. 52 (22) 605135
"Pas de deux" from "Carnaval" (Ravel) op. 9 (5) 608177
Piano quintet in E-flat major op. 44 (1) 598385
"Scenes from Goethe's Faust" for solo voices, choir and orchestra WoO 3 (11) 605123
Symphony No. 1 in B major op. 38 "Spring symphony" (97) 605140
Symphony No. 2 in C major op. 61 (90) 605141
Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major op. 97 "Rhenish" (81) 605142
Symphony No. 4 in d minor op. 120 (164) 605144
Symphony in G minor (Andreae) (1) 599168
"The Hidalgo", adapted by R. Nilius op. 30 No. 3 (2) 601110
"Träumerei" ("Reverie") from "Kinderszenen" ("Scenes from Childhood"), adapted for string orchestra by J. Herbeck (17) 605146
"Unterm Fenster" ("Beneath the Window"), duet, adapted by R. Nilius op. 34 No. 3 (2) 601111
"Vier Gesänge" ("Four Songs"), adapted by H. Pfitzner (1) 600427
"Zigeunerleben" ("Gipsy Life") for female choir with orchestra op. 29 No. 3 (4) 600131
Medien
CD

Brahms: Violin Concerto

Arabella Steinbacher interprets Brahms' violin concerto. A recording with the Wiener Symphoniker conducted by Fabio Luisi.

CD

Schumann: Die Symphonien

A complete recording of Schumann's symphonies from 2010, conducted by the former Music Director Fabio Luisi.