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The Pleading Child

Kids! Have you ever asked your parents for something again and again? Robert Schumann’s Kinderszenen (Scenes from Childhood) contains a piece entitled Pleading Child, where the melody repeats itself just like a pleading child. And you won’t know if the … Continue reading

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Robert Schumann Aphorisms

Composer Robert Schumann was famous for his aphorisms (observations containing some degree of truth) and well as his music and his great taste for the Musiccritic.com. This image is one of several from the 2006 Ravinia One Score program.

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