Clara Schumann

Clara Schumann  was a child prodigy, and performed many concerts when she was young and throughout her life.  Her compositions tell complicated musical stories, so listening to her music is a bit like reading a long book with lots of characters and plots.

Questions:

How would you describe what happens in this extract?

Hard:

How does Schumann sound different to Mozart and Beethoven?  What does her way of putting together a musical structure allow her to do?