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Robert Schumann (1810–1856) was the foremost German composer of the Romantic period and an influential music critic. Schumann was originally intent on becoming a virtuoso pianist, but a hand injury foreclosed that path. He then focused his musical energies on composing. His Advice to Young Musicians was created to accompany his famous 1848 compositions, Album for the Young.

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