KASS Music Gem: Marvellous Martha, Shining Schumann

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Submitted by Lindsay Perigo on Wed, 2013-07-03 07:12

Robert Schumann made several attempts to write a piano concerto. Only one survived the cutting room floor. This is it, replete with rapturous rapport between pianist and orchestra. A sublime affirmation of "the grandeur of man," a radiant riposte to Islamofilth and leftist pomowankery:

Earlier version ...

Lindsay Perigo's picture

... by Martha, when she was quite the beauty. The encores alone, especially the Liszt, are worth the price of admission:

New one for me.

Olivia's picture

To compose a Romantic piano concerto must be about the hardest thing to do in the world, especially around the time of Schumann when the bar was so high.

Absolutely gorgeous!

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