When I first heard the story of how Robert Schumann’s Violin Concerto written soon afterwards, entitled Geistervariationen (Ghost Variations). Robert Schumann. Variations on an original theme, for piano in E flat major (” Geister-Variationen”), WoO Composition Information ↓; Description. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Robert Schumann: Geistervariationen – András Schiff on AllMusic – – András Schiff, .

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Schumann Edition [45 CDs]. The C-sharp Waltz and Waltz in D are notably filigreed in this manner, while the playful chromatism of the Polonaise in D leaves a tannin-rich aftertaste.

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You are commenting using your Facebook account. Andreas Staier plays Schumann on Period Piano. He brings enough insight to inspire but not to overwhelm, allowing the solace of each to occupy its respective niche with plenty of room to slumber. He did not recognize that it was actually a theme which he had composed previously.

Schuumann some urgency here and there, the main theme and its five variations bespeak a tender privacy that is self-assured and wise, despite being written in the wake of a failed geistfrvariationen attempt and soon before admission into an asylum. Track Listing – Disc 1. Another highlight is the dchumann Piano Sonata in F sharp minor, Op. Freundliche Landschaft Robert Schumann.


Notify me of new comments via email. The final two movements pulse with theatricality. Views Read Edit View history. The next day, he completed the work and sent the manuscript to his wife, Clarawho had left him the night before, on the advice of a doctor. The hope Gdistervariationen thought had been offered by the angels is gone.

In a way the entire album is indeed a set of “ghost variations,” with various spirits beginning with Beethoven involved. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email.

Theme in E-flat major (Schumann, Robert)

He was already suffering from a severe and painful hearing disorder when he dreamed or imagined that an angel either Mendelssohn or Schubert descended and dictated a “spirit theme” to him, which he wrote down. Jazz Latin New Age. Nevertheless, what we have here is another example of a profound relationship between artist and label, triangulating with schhmann composer whose piano music glistens anew, as if of its own desire to be heard.

Leise, innig Robert Geistervarkationen. You are commenting using your Twitter account. The variations were composed in the time leading up to his admission to an asylum for the insane and are infrequently played or recorded today. Among the first of their kind, they have inspired many imitations but none quite so charming and musically direct. Durchaus energisch Robert Schumann.


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It is as if Schumann was unwilling to sully the “angelic gift. Langsam getragen Fassung letzter Hand Robert Schumann.

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He was rescued and taken back home, soon thereafter to voluntarily commit himself to an asylum. This was Schumann’s last work before he was admitted to the mental hospital in Bonn- Endenich. Part geistervaraitionen Robert Schumann.

Kind im Einschlummern Robert Schumann. Recording Location Historischer Reitstadel, Neumarkt. In this iteration, Schumann revives the final theme of the first movement—a strategy later scrapped for its pedantry.

Curiose Geschichte Robert Schumann. And yet, here it stands, calm and collected, in need of a wider circle of interpreters to make its visions known. Russian Piano School, Vol.

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