“I once believed that I possessed creative talent, but I have given up this idea; a woman must not desire to compose—there has never yet been one able to do it. Should I expect to be the one?” – Clara Schumann, 1839https://www.earsense.org/chamber-music/Clara-Wieck-Schumann-Piano-Trio-in-g-minor-Op-17/
LSO Animateur Rachel Leach and LSO musicians analyse and perform the first movement of Clara Schumann’s Piano Trio in G minor, Op. 17 – one of the set works on the new Edexcel A & AS Level syllabus.
The G minor Piano Trio is undoubtedly one of Clara Schumann’s best-known compositions, and a fine examplehttps://www.rhinegold.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/MT0618-scheme-KS5-AoS2-Clara-Schumann.pdf
of Romantic chamber music.
Edexcel A Level Set Works: Instrumental Music: C. Schumann, Piano Trio in G minor, Op.17 Movement 1https://prezi.com/g25g9fefms-j/edexcel-a-level-set-works-instrumental-music-c-schumann-piano-trio-in-g-minor-op17-movement-1/
Pearson’s InterpretationClara Wieck-Schumann: Piano Trio in G minor,
Op. 17, movement 1