Saturday, 16_03_2019 10 a.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | Public Dress Rehearsal | Series "Spielfeld Klassik" | Save date
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Robert Schumann

Robert Schumann, born on June 8th 1810 in Zwickau, actually wanted to become a pianist, but had to give up this plan because of a hand injury caused by excessive practicing. Until 1840, he exclusively composed works for piano and art songs, before...  more

Symphony No. 1 B-major Opus 38 "Spring"

Intermission

Robert Schumann

Robert Schumann, born on June 8th 1810 in Zwickau, actually wanted to become a pianist, but had to give up this plan because of a hand injury caused by excessive practicing. Until 1840, he exclusively composed works for piano and art songs, before...  more

Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Opus 97 ("Rhenish")

Robert Schumann´s orchestral works may represent a large proportion of his creativity, but they never completely step out of the shadow of his piano compositions, which continue to form the image of the composer in the eyes of posterity. His...

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Pablo Heras-Casado, Conductor

Pablo Heras-Casado has been described by the New York Times as "the thinking person’s idea of a hotshot young conductor", although his character is better reflected in the quality of the long-term relationships he has developed with orchestras...  more