WDAV celebrates the 200th birth anniversary of Robert Schumann!
Schumann was born June 8, 1810 in Zwickau, Saxony to bookseller, publisher, and novelist August Schumann and his wife. He was a composer, pianist and influential music critic.
Robert Schumann bio
Listen throughout the day on Tuesday, June 8, 2010 for music by Schumann each hour. Hear complete performances of:
- One or two of the four Symphonies
- Piano Concerto in A Minor
- Piano Quintet in E Flat
- Fantasy Pieces
- Violin Sonata No. 1
- Piano Trio No. 3