Robert Schumann (1810-1856)

Born June 8, 1810 in Zwickau, Germany

Died July 29, 1856 in Endenich Germany

Symphony No. 2 in C major, Opus 61

Composed December 14, 1845 – October 19, 1846

First Performance: Leipzig Gewandhaus November 5, 1846 Felix Mendelssohn conductor

Instrumentation: 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, bassoon, 2 horns, 2 More >