Piano Sonata No.1

Robert Schumann

Piano Sonata No.1 in F# minor

Op. 11

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This is an early work in Schumann's output, begun when the 23-year-old composer was engaged to marry Ernestine von Fricken and finished when he had begun romancing 15-year-old virtuoso pianist Clara Wieck, who would become his wife in 1840. Published anonymously under the names of Florestan and Eusebius (alter egos ado...

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