The Lovely Month of May: Schumann op. 48 no. 1 revisited

June 4, 2017

By way of saying farewell to the month of May, I decided to take advantage of a certain flexibility in the process of translation from German to revisit and reevaluate my post from a year ago on Schumann’s song “Im wundersch√∂nen Monat Mai”. How much do I agree with myself? How has my theoretical outlook changed?

Interestingly, the answer to both questions seems to be “quite a lot”.

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