Schumann - Album for the Young (Op. 68)


Schumann’s Album for the Young is a collection of delightful character pieces cherished by pianists at all levels. Composed for his daughters in 1848, the pieces are invaluable for developing both technical and interpretative skills. In this video series, Graham Fitch explores each of the pieces in the first volume giving tips on how to practise and interpret this timeless musical treasure trove!

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Resources & links

  • Click here for a link to the Wiener Urtext edition or click here for the Alfred edition which are recommended by Graham.
  • Open domain editions for these works are also available here.

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1. Melodie