SCHUMANN, Robert, 1810-1856

Klavierbüchlein für Marie
Faksimile-Ausgabe der Handschrift im Beethoven-Haus Bonn mit einem Kommentar von Bernhard R. Appel

[Album for the Young, piano, model for op.68]

"Ein Stückchen von Mozart"

Veröffentlichungen des Beethoven-Hauses in Bonn, III/11. Bonn, 1998. Oblong, 29 x 24 cm, 16, 14 pp. Halftone of the autograph fair copy. This little booklet, entitled “Stückchen für’s Clavier” and “for Marie’s Seventh Birthday the 1st of September 1848 from her Papa”, consists of the model for “Album für die Jugend” and six further items for piano, one of them composed by Schumann himself and the remaining five taken from works by other composers. Marie (1841-1929) was the first-born child of the Schumanns' and after Clara’s death in 1896, her mother’s spiritual trustee, supervising both the official biography and the edition of correspondence with Brahms. Issued on the 150th anniversary of the Album. Commentary in Ger-Eng. Wrappers. $28  (view other volumes from this series)


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