In addition to his genius as a composer, Schumann was a gifted critic who wrote perceptive essays, articles, and reviews for his influential musical journal, Neue Zeitschrift fur Musik. Written from 1834 to 1844, these 61 pieces include evaluations of Beethoven, Chopin, Schubert, and other giants. Articles appear in chronological order with ample annotations.
Reprint of The Musical World of Robert Schumann: A Selection from His Own Writings, Victor Gollancz Ltd., London, and St. Martin's Press, New York, 1965 edition.
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