She was a composer, prodigy, and was considered one of the greatest pianists of the 19th century. Linda and John discuss various aspects of her compositions, education, and complicated career. Also, we share a heroic story of Clara you likely haven't heard before!

Show Notes

A drawing of Clara Schumann and Joseph Joachim in concert

A drawing of violinist Joseph Joachim and Clara Schumann in concert

Performances of Clara Schumann's music

Scherzo No.2 in C Minor, Opus 14

Piano Concerto in A minor, Opus 7 

Three Romances for violin and piano, Op. 22