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Clara Schumann

p, 1819-1896 DE, Leipzig
Musician / Composer of Classical
A.k.a. Clara Josephine Schumann née Wieck

Clara Schumann (née Clara Josephine Wieck; 13 September 1819 – 20 May 1896) was a German musician and composer, considered one of the most distinguished pianists of the Romantic era. She exerted her influence over a 61-year concert career, changing the format and repertoire of the piano recital and the tastes of the listening public. Her husband was the composer Robert Schumann. Together they encouraged Johannes Brahms. She was the first to perform publicly any work by Brahms. She later premiered some other pieces by Brahms, notably the Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel.

        
Genres
  • Classical
  • Spoken Word
Popular Tracks   
Schumann: 12 Gedichte aus Liebesfrühling, Op. 37: No. 11: Warum willst du andre fragen on Schumann & Schubert - Transcriptions for Clarinet & Harp by Anneleen Lenaerts
Three Romances for Violin and Piano, Op. 22: I. Andante molto on Three Romances for Violin and Piano, Op. 22: I. Andante molto by Clara Schumann, Esther Abrami & Iyad Sughayer
3 Romances, Op. 11: 1. Andante on Romance – The Piano Music of Clara Schumann by Clara Schumann & Isata Kanneh-Mason
Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 7: II. Romanze: Andante non troppo con grazia on Schumann, C.: Piano Concerto, Op. 7 / Piano Trio, Op. 17 / 3 Romanzen by Clara Schumann & Joseph Silverstein
Three Romances, Op. 11: Andante - Allegro passionato on For Love Of You by Lara Downes, Martin West & San Francisco Ballet Orchestra
Lieder, Op. 12 (Excerpts): No. 4, Liebst du um Schönheit on Album für die Frau by Carolyn Sampson & Joseph Middleton
3 Gedichte aus Rückerts "Liebesfrühling", Op. 12: No. 2, Liebst du um Schönheit on Charmes by Olena Tokar & Igor Gryshyn
Schumann: 12 Gedichte aus Liebesfrühling, Op. 37: No. 4: Liebst du um Schönheit on Schumann & Schubert - Transcriptions for Clarinet & Harp by Anneleen Lenaerts
Schumann, Clara: 3 Romances, Op. 11: No. 1 in E-Flat Minor on In Between by Sophie Pacini
Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 7: 1. Allegro maestoso on Romance – The Piano Music of Clara Schumann by Clara Schumann & Isata Kanneh-Mason

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Tasmin Little Plays Clara Schumann, Dame Ethel Smyth, Amy BeachTasmin Little, John Lenehan, Clara Schumann / Ethel Smyth / Amy Marcy Cheney Beach2019Album
Klavier 1853Hyeyeon Park, Franz Liszt, Clara Schumann, Robert Schumann, Johannes Brahms2017Album
Schumann RomancesCéline Moinet, Robert Schumann, Clara Schumann, Florian Uhlig, Norbert Anger2017Album
Liebesfruhling: Songs And Duets By Robert And Clara SchumannRobert Schumann, Clara Schumann, Liesbeth Devos, Peter Gijsbertsen, Jozef De Beenhouwer2017Album
Rückert SongsRobert Schumann and Clara Schumann2016Compil.
ObsidianClara Schumann, Mika Sasaki2016Album
Sonate, Op. 11 • Romanze • Humoreske • Romance • Le Ballet Des RevenantsImogen Cooper / Robert Schumann, Clara Schumann2015Album
Piano TriosClara Schumann, Rebecca Clarke, Alba Rosa Viëtor, Storioni Trio2014Album
Piano Trio / Rosamunde Quartet / TrioClara Schumann, Franz Schubert2013Album
Violinkonzert / Drei RomanzenJohannes Brahms, Clara Schumann – Lisa Batiashvili, Staatskapelle Dresden, Christian Thielemann2012Album
Piano Trios Op. 17, 88 & 110Robert Schumann, Clara Schumann, Swiss Piano Trio2012Album
Violin Concerto (arr. From Cello Concerto) / Violin Sonata No. 2Robert Schumann, Clara Schumann, Philippe Graffin, Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern, Christoph Poppen, Claire Désert2010Album
Piano TriosBoulanger Trio, Clara Schumann, Robert Schumann, Wolfgang Rihm2009Album
RomancendresHeinz Holliger, Clara Schumann2009Album
LiederClara Schumann & Robert Schumann, Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel & Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Johannes Brahms, Frédéric Chopin, Franz Liszt - Diana Damrau, Helmut Deutsch2007Album
Clara SchumannMarie-Josèphe Jude, Clara Schumann2007Album
Brahams op 5 & op 119 - C. Schumann romanzeSheila Arnold, Johannes Brahms, Clara Schumann2006Album
Piano Concerto • Piano TrioClara Schumann, Francesco Nicolosi, Alma Mahler Sinfonietta, Stefania Rinaldi2005Album
IntimaciesClara Schumann, Robert Schumann, Johannes Brahms, Stephanie Wendt2004Album
Jane Fiske・PianoJane Fiske Featuring Domenico Scarlatti · Clara Schumann · Robert Schumann · Heitor Villa-Lobos · Johannes Brahms · Olivier Messiaen · Claude Debussy2004Album
Schöne Wiege Meiner LeidenClara Schumann, Robert Schumann, Johannes Brahms, Werner Güra, Christoph Berner2004Album
Robert und Clara Schumann Lieder - Kerner LiederRobert Schumann, Clara Schumann, Wolfgang Holzmair, Imogen Cooper2002Album
Trii Per Pianoforte E ArchiTrio Italiano, Robert Schumann, Clara Schumann2001Compil.
Complete Piano WorksJozef De Beenhouwer, Clara Schumann2001Album
Clara SchumannClara Schumann1999Album
Piano MusicClara Schumann, Yoshiko Iwai1999Album
Sonate Op. 105 / Drei Romanzen Op. 22 / Sonate D-Moll Op. 108Robert Schumann / Clara Schumann, Johannes Brahms / Alois Kottmann • Günter Ludwig1998Album
Frauenliebe Und -Leben (Lieder Von Robert & Clara Schumann)Barbara Bonney, Vladimir Ashkenazy, Clara Schumann, Robert Schumann1997Album
Concerto Pour Piano Et OrchestreRobert Schumann Et Clara Schumann1996Album
Konzertsatz In F Minor / Piano Trio In D Minor, Op. 11 / Clarinet Trio In E Flat, Op. 44 / Deux PiècesClara Schumann, Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel, Louise Farrenc, Marie Grandval, Ambache Chamber Orchestra & Ambache Chamber Ensemble, Diana Ambache1996Album
Winterthur Um Die Mitte Des Letzten JahrhundertsClara Schumann, Johannes Brahms, Richard Wagner, Theodor Kirchner, Katharina Beidler, Rosemarie Burri1995Album
LiederClara Schumann / Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel / Alma Mahler-Werfel - Christina Högman, Roland Pöntinen1995Album
Piano Concertos In La Min.Clara Schumann Clara & Robert Schumann Robert Schumann1995Compil.
Konzert Für Klavier Und Orchester, Op. 7 / Konzertstück Nach Opus 86 Für Klavier Und OrchesterClara Schumann / Robert Schumann - Solistă: Dana Protopopescu - Orchestra Națională Radio Dirijor: Horia Andreescu1993Album
2 Sonatas For Violin & Piano - 3 Romances Op. 22Robert Schumann & Clara Schumann / Fabio Biondi, Luigi Di Ilio1993Album
The Women's PhilharmonicThe Women's Philharmonic, JoAnn Falletta, Angela Cheng, Gillian Benet - Lili Boulanger, Clara Schumann, Germaine Tailleferre, Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel1992Album
Piano WorksClara Schumann, Konstanze Eickhorst1992Album
Piano TriosFanny Mendelssohn Hensel, Clara Schumann, The Dartington Trio1989Album
Piano ConcertoClara Schumann - Veronica Jochum, Joseph Silverstein, Bamberger Symphoniker1988Album
Women ComposersMaria Szymanowska, Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel, Clara Schumann, Elfrida Andrée, Agathe Backer Grøndahl, Valborg Aulin, Lili Boulanger, Solveig Funseth1988Album
Lili Boulanger-Fanny Hensel-Clara Schumann; Chöre und Lieder.Mitsuko Shirai, Hartmut Höll, Gerald Kegelmann, Lili Boulanger, Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel, Clara Schumann, Heidelberger Madrigalchor1988Album
Clara Schumann (1819 - 1896) KlavierwerkeClara Schumann1987Album
Johannes Brahms Trio A-dur Clara Schumann Trio g-moll op. 17Johannes Brahms, Clara Schumann, Trio Fontenay1985Album
KlaviertriosClara Schumann, Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel, Mendelssohn-Trio Zürich1983Album
LiederKatherine Ciesinski, John Ostendorf, Rudolph Palmer - Clara Schumann / Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel / Josephine Lang / Pauline Viardot1981Album
Chamber Works By Women ComposersFanny Mendelssohn Hensel / Cécile Chaminade / Amy Marcy Cheney Beach / Clara Schumann / Teresa Carreño / Germaine Tailleferre / Lili Boulanger - The Macalester Trio1979Album
Il cosmo di Clara SchumannRobert Schumann, Clara Schumann, Johannes Brahms, Jean Martin1975Album
Klaviertrio - KlavierwerkeClara Schumann, Monica Von Saalfeld, Franziska Koscielny, Gisela Reith1969Album
Du Meine Seele, Du Mein Herz - Aus Briefen Und Kompositionen Von Clara Wieck Und Robert SchumannClara Schumann, Robert Schumann1967Album
Trio In G Minor, Op. 17 / Trio No. 8 In B Flat Major (Opis Posth.)Clara Schumann / Ludwig van Beethoven, The Mannes Gimpel Silva Trio1951Album
First Concerto For Piano And Orchestra In A Minor, Op.7Clara Schumann, Michael Ponti, Volker Schmidt-GertenbachAlbum
KomponistinnenFanny Mendelssohn Hensel, Clara Schumann, Germaine Tailleferre, Cécile Chaminade, Amy Marcy Cheney Beach, Teresa Carreño, Grażyna Bacewicz, Rosario Marciano, Wiener Kammerorchester, Kurt RapfAlbum
Scenes D´Enfants Papillons,Romances,Bunte Blätter,ArabesquesRobert Schumann, Clara SchumannAlbum
Clara Und Robert Schumann - Ihr Leben - Ihre Liebe - Ihre WerkeClara Schumann, Robert SchumannAlbum
Piano Works/MazzolaPatrizio Mazzola, Robert Schumann, Clara SchumannAlbum
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