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Robert Schumann: Piano Concerto in a minor Op. 54
Program: Evening Masterwork
Robert Schumann’s only piano concerto was not always a concerto: in 1841 the composer produced a Fantaisie in a-minor for piano and orchestra, which later evolved into the first movement of his Piano Concerto, which was completed 4 years later in 1845. Even though the original Fantaisie has disappeared from the repertoire, and the second and third movement of the concerto was composed a little...more...