Todays Birthdays in Music: June 8 (Schumann, Ax)
Piano Quintet in E flat major, Op. 44, 1st mvt., played by Sviatoslav Richter and the Borodin Quartet
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, accompanied by Gerald Moore, sings "Der Nussbaum"
Horowitz plays "Träumerei" (Moscow, 1986)
1949 - Emanuel Ax, Lvov, Ukraine; pianist
Emanuel Ax plays an excerpt from Chopin's Sonata No. 2, Op. 25 ("Marche funèbre")