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Scenes from Goethe's Faust

Robert Schumann (composer), Iwona Hossa (performer), Anna Lubanska (performer)
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Title
Scenes from Goethe's Faust
Composer
Robert Schumann 1810-1856
Performer
Iwona Hossa  (sopraan) Anna Lubanska  (mezzosopraan) Daniel Kirch  (tenor) Jaakko Kortekangas  (bariton) Andrew Gangestad  (bas) Warschau Jongenskoor Warschau Nationaal Filharmonisch Koor Warschau Nationaal Filharmonisch Orkest
Conductor
Antoni Wit
Publisher
Naxos, 2011
2 cd's
Recording date
2009
Playing time
01:56:30
EAN
0747313243075
CDR
DBX9941
Placing suggestion
31 - Missen, oratoria, cantates, passionen, ... (NBLC) K6 - Koorwerken (Flemish music schema)

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About Robert Schumann

Robert Schumann (German: [ˈʃuːman]; 8 June 1810 – 29 July 1856) was a German composer, pianist, and influential music critic. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest composers of the Romantic era. Schumann left the study of law, intending to pursue a career as a virtuoso pianist. His teacher, Friedrich Wieck, a German pianist, had assured him that he could become the finest pianist in Europe, but a hand injury ended this dream. Schumann then focused his musical energies on composing.

In 1840, Schumann married Clara Wieck, after a long and acrimonious legal battle with her father, Friedrich, who opposed the marriage. A lifelong partnership in music began, as Clara herself was an established pianist and music prodigy. Clara and Robert also maintained a close …Read more on Wikipedia

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