Humoreske, Op.20 (Schumann, Robert)




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Editor Clara Schumann (1819-1896)
Publisher. Info. Robert Schumanns Werke, Serie VII: Für Pianoforte zu zwei Händen
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1887. Plate R.S. 58.
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General Information

Work Title Humoreske
Alternative. Title
Name Translations Grande Humoresque; フモレスケ (シューマン); Юмореска; Humoreske (Schumann)
Name Aliases Юмореска (Шуман); Humoreske, op. 20
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 292916407; BNF: 13918956c
Composer Schumann, Robert
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.20
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IRS 61
Key B-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 7 sections
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1839
First Publication. 1839 by Pietro Mechetti
Dedication Frau Julie von Webenau, geb. Baroni-Cavalcabò (1813–1887)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 25-30 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation piano
External Links Wikipedia article
A Study of Schumann's Humoreske (1942 dissertation, by B.M. Ferris)