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Schumann: Carnaval, Kreisleriana / David Deveau

Release Date: 07/29/2018
Label: Steinway & Sons Catalog #: 30101
Composer:  Robert Schumann Performer:  David Deveau

For the listener with a predilection for Romantic music, the early works of Robert Schumann provide riches of the first order. And for those who enjoy their instrumental music with a dash of programmatic spice, Schumann again fits the bill perfectly. He was the prototypical arch-romantic - a tortured manic-depressive who reveled in portraying personalities (including his own), places, ideas and ideals in his music.

David Deveau has performed around the world as soloist with orchestra, recitalist and in chamber music. Among the major symphony orchestras with which he has appeared are those of Boston, San Francisco, Minnesota, Pittsburgh, Houston, St. Louis, Miami, Toulouse and Qingdao. He made has appeared in New York at Tully,
Read more Merkin, Weill and Town halls, and at festivals ranging from Tanglewood to Wolf Trap, Seattle and Mainly Mozart. He was Artistic Director of the Rockport (MA) Chamber Music Festival from 1995-2017. Internationally, Deveau has performed in the U.K., France, Germany, China, Taiwan and Japan. He makes his home in Boston where he serves on the music faculty of MIT.
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