Definition of Schumann, Robert in English:

Schumann, Robert

proper noun

  • (1810–56), German composer; full name Robert Alexander Schumann. A leading romantic composer, he is particularly noted for his songs and piano music, as well as for four symphonies and much chamber music. His wife Clara Wieck (1819–96) was a noted pianist and composer.

Pronunciation

Schumann, Robert

/ˈSHo͞omən/