Symposium 131

November 10, 2019
November 11, 2019

Works of Robert and Clara Schumann

Our new season builds on the spectacular conclusion of the previous spring’s heroic Beethoven symphony in quartet form, as pianist Ilya Poletaev returns to Helicon, with two new guests, to perform music by Robert and Clara Schumann, the Romantic age’s power couple.


Simos Papanas
Simos Papanas
Tanya Tomkins
Tanya Tomkins
Ilya Poletaev
Ilya Poletaev


Waldszenen, Op. 82

Eintritt (Entry)
Jäger auf der Lauer (Hunters on the lookout)
Einsame Blumen (Lonely Flowers)
Verrufene Stelle (Haunted Place)
Freundliche Landschaft (Friendly Landscape)
Herberge (Wayside Inn)
Vogel als Prophet (Bird as Prophet)
Jagdlied (Hunting Song)
Abschied (Farewell)

Robert Schumann (1810-1856)

Violin Sonata No. 1 in A Minor, Op. 105

Mit leidenschaftlichem Ausdruck

R. Schumann

Piano Trio No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 63

Mit Energie und Leidenschaft
Lebhaft, doch nicht zu rasch
Langsam, mit inniger Empfindung - Bewegter - Tempo I - attacca
Mit Feuer - Nach und nach schneller

R. Schumann

Piano Trio in G Minor, Op. 17

Allegro moderato
Scherzo. Tempo di menuetto — Trio

Clara Schumann (1819-1896)


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