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Robert Schumann:

About Robert Schumann

From the time he was young, Schumann knew that he wanted to write. The only question was, should he write words, or music? Eventually, Schumann became known as a famous composer and a music journalist.

Music heard in this episode:

Schumann: Kinderszenen
Schumann: Faschingsschwank
Schumann: Arabeske
Schumann: Kinderszenen - Traumerei
Schumann: Widmung
Schumann: Symphony No. 1
Schumann: Quintet
Schumann: Piano Concerto in A
Schumann: Album for the Young - Happy Farmer

Learn more about Robert Schumann

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This Week's Quiz

What kind of music did Robert Schumann write in the year after he married Clara?

 Symphonies

 Chamber Music

 Concertos

 Songs

 Sonatas

In addition to being a composer, Schumann also had what profession?

 Lawyer

 Baker

 Music Journalist

 Librarian

 Banker

Schumann's Album for the Young was a present for whom?

 Frederic Chopin

 Schumann's daughter

 A neighbor

 The newsboy

 Schumann's piano student

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Robert Schumann:

About Robert Schumann

From the time he was young, Schumann knew that he wanted to write. The only question was, should he write words, or music? Eventually, Schumann became known as a famous composer and a music journalist.

Music heard in this episode:

Schumann: Kinderszenen
Schumann: Faschingsschwank
Schumann: Arabeske
Schumann: Kinderszenen - Traumerei
Schumann: Widmung
Schumann: Symphony No. 1
Schumann: Quintet
Schumann: Piano Concerto in A
Schumann: Album for the Young - Happy Farmer

Learn more about Robert Schumann

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

What kind of music did Robert Schumann write in the year after he married Clara?

 Symphonies

 Chamber Music

 Concertos

 Songs

 Sonatas

In addition to being a composer, Schumann also had what profession?

 Lawyer

 Baker

 Music Journalist

 Librarian

 Banker

Schumann's Album for the Young was a present for whom?

 Frederic Chopin

 Schumann's daughter

 A neighbor

 The newsboy

 Schumann's piano student

 

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