Schumann, Robert (1810 – 1856) 

Last Edited: 02-Nov-2015 A Global British Comedy Collaborative document. Edited by John Lucas


Date Title / Tracks Performers Parameters
1836
Piano Sonata No. 1 in f-sharp, Op. 11
  1. Introduction - Allegro vivace
  2. Aria
  3. Scherzo ed Intermezzo
  4. Finale: Allegro un poco maestoso
  1. Emil Gilels (piano)
  1. Artia ALP-163 ()
    LP mono
    I-IV: 30:45, 43186, m
1841 Symphony No. 1 in B-flat 'Spring', Op. 38 
  1. Andante un poco maestoso –
    Allegro molto vivace
  2. Larghetto
  3. Scherzo: Molto vivace – Trio I:
    Molto piu vivace – Trio II
  4. Allegro animato e grazioso
  1. Vienna State Opera Orchestra,
    Hans Swarowsky
  1. Audio Fidelity FCS 50015
    (1965) LP
    I-II: 28:46, 40402, S
1842 Piano Quintet in E-flat, Op. 44 
  1. Allegro brillante
  2. In modo d'una marcia. Un poco largamente
  3. Scherzo: Molto vivace
  4. Allegro ma non troppo
  1. Martha Argerich (piano), Dora
    Schwarzberg, Lucy Hall (violins),
    Nobuko Imai (viola),
    Mischa Malsky (cello)
  1. EMI 5169893 (1995) DDD
    I: 9:08, 12835, S
    II: 9:06, 12791, S
    III: 4:25, 6224, S
    IV: 7:27, 10471, S
1843 Andante and variations for two pianos, Op. 46
  1. Sostenuto
  2. Piu Lento, Animato
  3. Doppio Movimento
  1. Martha Argerich, Alexandre
    Rabinovitch (pianos), Natalia
    Gutman, Mischa Malsky (cellos),
    Marie-Luise Neunecker (horn)
  1. EMI 5169893 (1995) DDD
    I: 8:07, 11408, S
    II: 4:50, 6806, S
    III: 5:47, 8123, S
1845 Concerto in a for piano and orchestra, Op. 54 
  1. Allegro affettuoso
  2. Andantino and Rondo
  1. Anton Kamper (piano),
    Vienna State Opera Orchestra,
    Hans Swarowsky
  1. Audio Fidelity FCS 50015
    (1965) LP
    I-II: 29:47, 41845, S
1846 Symphony No. 2 in C, Op. 61 
  1. Sostenuto assai —
    Allegro, ma non troppo
  2. Scherzo: Allegro vivace
  3. Adagio espressivo
  4. Allegro molto vivace


1849 Three Fantasy Pieces (Drei Fantasiestücke)
for Clarinet and Piano, Op. 73 
  1.   Zart und mit Ausdruck
  2. Lebhaft, leicht
  3. Rasch und mit Feuer
  1. Martha Argerich (piano),
    Natalia Gutman (cello)
  1. EMI 5169893 (1995) DDD
    I: 2:53, 4055, S
    II: 3:21, 4708, S
    III: 3:48, 5344, S
1850 Symphony No. 3 in E-flat 'Rhenish', Op. 97 
  1.     Lebhaft
  2.     Scherzo: Sehr mäßig
  3.     Nicht schnell
  4.     Feierlich
  5.     Lebhaft
  1. Vienna State Opera Orchestra,
    Edouard van Remoortel

  1. VOX STPL 511.270
    (1965) LP
    I-V: 29:40, 41798, S
1851 Märchenbilder or Fairy Tale Pictures,
for Viola and Piano, Op. 113 
  1. Nicht schnell
  2. Lebhaft
  3. Rasch
  4. Langsam, mit melancholischem Ausdruck
  1. Martha Argerich (piano),
    Nobuko Imai (viola)
  1. EMI 5169893 (1995) DDD
    I: 3:51, 5409, S
    II: 3:42, 5215, S
    III: 2:34, 3616, S
    IV: 5:47, 8131, S
1841,
revised
1851
Symphony No. 4 in d, Op. 120 
  1.     Ziemlich langsam - Lebhaft
  2.     Romanze: Ziemlich langsam
  3.     Scherzo: Lebhaft
  4.     Langsam; Lebhaft
  1. (1851 version)
    Südwestfunkorchester (Baden),
    Edouard van Remoortel

  1. VOX STPL 511.270
    (1965) LP
    I-IV: 28:02, 39503, S

Familien-Gemälde Duet
  1. The Empire Brass Quintet
    and Friends
  1. Sony Classical ‎– SK 94885
    (2005) DDD
    4:26, 6264, S

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