Recently Viewed

Schumann: Scenes from Childhood Op 15 (Barenreiter)

Schumann: Scenes from Childhood Op 15 (Barenreiter)
Our Price:  £5.00Earn 5 Loyalty Points

Bar Code:  9790006539628
Part Number:  BA9639
Brand:  Barenreiter

In spring 1838 Schumann composed "30 short, sweet things", as he called them in a letter to his fiancée Clara Wieck. He originally composed these under the title "Kindergeschichten" and intended them as a supplement to the "Noveletten" op. 21, also composed in 1838. From these piano miniatures he chose twelve pieces. At the beginning of the following year, now expanded with a thirteenth piece, they were published as "Scenes from Childhood" by Breitkopf & Härtel in Leipzig. The collection centred on Träumerei which is the seventh and the most famous piece in the collection.

Be the first to Write a Review for this item!