John Axelrod


Brahms Beloved: Symphonies 2 & 4 / Clara Schumann Lieder

  • Release Date: 24 Sep 2013
  • TEL-34658-02

Few composers lived life at a higher pitch of passionate, creative energy than Johannes Brahms. His music brims with dynamism, pulled from the exciting life he lived, characterized by the relationships he had. A devoted mentee of Robert Schumann's, Brahms nevertheless harbored a lifelong love for Schumann's pianist-composer wife, Clara Schumann. Brahms wrote to Clara, "I regret every word I write to you which does not speak of love."

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