Friday, March 18, 2011

Belgium

Clara Wieck Schumann(1819-1896), German pianist and composer, wife of Robert Schumann, student of her father, Friedrick Wieck. She made her debut at the age of 8, at the age of 11 she left on a concert tour of Paris and other European cities with her father. She was praised by Beethoven, Paganini, Chopin. She was considered one of the most distingusihed pianists of the Romantic Era. She married Robert Schumann despite her father's objection. After Robert's death(1856) she devoted herself principally to the interpretation of his works. She composed piano sonatas, piano pieces, and cadenzas for concertos of Mozart(1) and Beethoven(2).

Bosnia & Herzegovnia


Robert Schumann(1810-1856), German composer, aesthete and influential music critic. He is regarded as one of the greatest and most representative composers of the Romantic era. He started to take piano lesson early, later entered school to study law, but returned to music and studied piano with Friedrick Wieck. He received few tokens of honor; he was awarded a doctoral degree by the University of Jena in 1840, and in 1843 a professorship in the Leipzig Conservatory of Music which was founded by Mendelssohn in that year. In 1838 he married Clara Wieck, daughter of his teacher.
He composed 4 symphonies, orchestral music, concertos(piano, violin, cello), chamber music and piano pieces.

Bosnia & Herzegovnia

Bulgaria(1)


Robert and Clara Schumann

Bulgaria(2)

Bulgaria(3)





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Deutsche Democratic Republic(East Germany)


Schumann/Schubert error, with Schubert's music

East Germany(2)

East Germany(3)


Correct edition: with Schumann's music

East Germany

Gambia, The


200th birth anniversary in 2010

Germany(1)


100th death Anniversary in 1956.

Germany and Berlin


Clara Schumann

Germany(2)


200th birth anniversary in 2010

Guinea(1)


Schumann and Mendelssohn

Guinea(2)


Liszt,
Chopin,
Mendelssohn.
Niels Gade,
Wagner,
Mahler

Guinea(3)

Guinea-Bissau

Macedonia


200th birth anniversary in 2010

Monaco


Robert & Clara Schumann and Chopin,
175th Birth Anniversary of Schumann and Chopin in 1985.

Paraguay

Portugal(1)


200th Birth Anniversary in 2010

Portugal(2)


200th Birth Anniversary in 2010

Russia


150th Birth anniversary in 1960

St. Tome & Prince(1)


200th Birth Anniversary in 2010

St. Tome & Prince(2)

Tadjikistan

Togo(1)


200th Birth Anniverary in 2010

Togo(2)


200th Birth Anniversary in 2010

Vatican, City of(1)


Robert Schumann's 200th Birth Anniversary in 2010.

Vatican, City of(2)


Chopin and Schumann