Scenes from Childhood, Op. 15

Robert Schumman wrote his Scenes From Childhood (Kinderszenen in its original German), in 1838. These are thirteen pieces for solo piano, which Schumman grouped in a single set for publishing. Though they are usually considered to evoke reminiscences of childhood through the music, it is known that Schumman 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'. Schumman had originally written about 30 movements, but ended up selecting only thirten for the ... more

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Music recordings

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

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