Robert Schumann: Quintet For Piano And Strings In E Flat Major Op. 44 By The Manfred Quartet
A traditional an excellent work for piano and strings
In his time, Robert Schumann was as well-known as a music critic. Therefore, he knew all the pitfalls and traps a composer could fall into, and as such, avoided them! With much lamenting vibrato and emotive dynamics, Schumann’s Quintet for piano and strings brings out the best in each instruments in their accompaniment and solo sections. The piano passages are particularly stunning. Can you find fault with Schumann’s work?