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date: 22 August 2019

Schumann [née Wieck], Clara (Josephine)locked

  • Nancy B. Reich

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(b Leipzig, Sept 13, 1819; d Frankfurt, May 20, 1896). German pianist, composer and teacher. One of the foremost European pianists of the 19th century and the wife and champion of the music of Robert Schumann, she was also a respected composer and influential teacher....

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