Evening Masterwork: Schumann’s Symphony No. 1

Robert Schumann (1810-1856)

Symphony No. 1 in B-flat, Op. 38, “Spring” by Robert Schumann

Evening Masterwork for August 6, 2020 – 7:00 PM on Classical WSMR 89.1 and 103.9

Robert Schumann had Spring in mind when he was composing his Symphony No. 1. It features several springtime scenes, such as the brass fanfare that announces “The Beginning of Spring.” The “Spring Symphony” by Schumann is on the way for our Evening Masterwork, tonight at 7 on Classical WSMR.