Robert Schumann Masterpieces

Essential works

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Robert Schumann
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160+ works listed
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Scenes from childhood

Work for soloist

1838

Piano Concerto in A minor

Work for orchestra with soloist

1841

Symphony No. 2 in C major

Work for orchestra

1846

Carnival Jest from Vienna

Work for soloist

1839

Carnaval

Work for soloist

1834

Creative activity

based on dated works only

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 Duration of the works

(average or estimed)

 Number of works

1803

58 years

1860

 

Number of works

 

Duration of the works (average or estimed)

Vocal music
Instrumental music
Incidental music

Work for choir (27)

Song, lied (48)

Opera (1)

Work for soloist (41)

Work for chamber orchestra (23)

Work for orchestra (10)

Work for orchestra with soloist (7)

Theatrical music (1)

Other renowned works

1850 - Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, “Rhenish”

1842 - Piano Quintet in E-flat major

1841 - Symphony No. 1 in B-flat major, “Spring”

1840 - Dichterliebe, sixteen songs from 's Buch der Lieder

1838 - Kreisleriana

Compositions by Robert Schumann (160+) ...

1810 .. 1850 : the essential composers

1770-1827 Ludwig van Beethoven °

1810-1849 Frédéric Chopin °

1797-1828 Franz Schubert °

1833-1897 Johannes Brahms °

1841-1904 Antonín Dvořák °

1843-1907 Edvard Grieg °

1813-1883 Richard Wagner °

1838-1875 Georges Bizet °

1809-1847 Felix Mendelssohn °

1840-1893 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky °

1811-1886 Franz Liszt °

1813-1901 Giuseppe Verdi °

° : Masterpieces listed

On stage or recorded, listen these essential works Robert Schumann




The purpose of these pages is to point out few relevant works only among tens of thousands and to provide some chronological references.

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