Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15

Robert Schumann wrote his Scenes From Childhood (Kinderszenen in its original German), in 1838. These are thirteen pieces for solo piano, which Schumann grouped in a single set for publishing. Though they are usually considered to evoke reminiscences of childhood through the music, it is known that Schumann had initially titled them Easy Pieces (Leichte Stücke), and that the added the now-popular titles after completing the music, describing them as 'nothing more than delicate hints for interpretation'. Schumann had originally written about 30 movements, but ended up selecting only thirteen for the ... more

This piece contains the following parts:

  Song Title Performer License Download HD
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - I. Of Foreign Lands And Peoples
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - II. A Curious Story
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - III. Blind Man's Buff
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - IV. Pleading Child
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - V. Happiness
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - VI. An Important Event
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - VII. Dreaming / Reverie (Träumerei)
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - VIII. At The Fireside
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - IX. Knight Of The Hobbyhorse
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - X. Almost Too Serious
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - XI. Frightening
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - XII. Child Falling Asleep
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - XIII. The Poet Speaks
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - Complete Set
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - VII. Dreaming / Reverie (Träumerei)
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - I. Of Foreign Lands And Peoples
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - VII. Dreaming / Reverie (Träumerei)
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - XIII. The Poet Speaks
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - VII. Dreaming / Reverie (Träumerei)
Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15 - I. Of Foreign Lands And Peoples
Composer Form Instrument Period
Robert Schumann Piano piece Piano Romantic

Robert Schumann

Robert Schumann was a German composer, aesthete and influential music critic. He is regarded as one of the greatest and most representative ...
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