The Romantic Piano Music of Robert Schumann:

Kreisleriana

Genadi Zagor, piano

 

 

 

February 26, 2016

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Program Notes

Jody Knol, concert guide

 

The Romantic Piano Music of Robert Schumann: Kreisleriana

 

Symphonische Etüden, op.13

Robert Schumann (1810 - 1856)

 

             Theme – Andante

             Posthumous variation I – Andante, Tempo del tema

             Posthumous variation II – Meno Mosso

             Posthumous variation III – Allegro

             Posthumous variation IV – Allegretto

             Posthumous variation V – Moderato

             Theme – Andante

             Etude I (Variation 1) – Un poco più vivo

             Etude II (Variation 2) – Moderato

             Etude III – Vivace

             Etude IV (Variation 3) – Allegro energico

             Etude V (Variation 4) – Scherzando

             Etude VI (Variation 5) – Agitato

             Etude VII (Variation 6) – Allegro molto

             Etude VIII (Variation 7) – Grave

             Etude IX – Presto possibile

             Etude X (Variation 8) – Allegro con energia

             Etude XI (Variation 9) – Con espressione

             Etude XII (Finale) – Allegro brillante

 

 

Intermission

 

Kreisleriana, op.16 (Phantasien für das Pianoforte)

Robert Schumann (1810 - 1856)

 

             Äußerst bewegt

             Sehr innig und nicht zu rasch

             Sehr aufgeregt

             Sehr langsam

             Sehr lebhaft

             Sehr langsam

             Sehr rasch

             Schnell und spielend