Zoom Classical Music Lecture: Clara Schumann (1819–1896)

Public talk on Zoom: The life and music of Clara Wieck Schumann (1819–1896), a composer and one of the greatest concert pianists of the Romantic era, wife of Robert Schumann. An engaging online lecture for classical music lovers. Tickets: 15$ https://events.miami.edu/event/zoom_musicology_lecture_2_clara_wieck_schumann_lecture Clara Wieck Schumann (1819–1896)—the working-class daughter of a piano teacher and later wife of […]

Zoom Classical Music Lecture: Fanny Mendelssohn (1805–1847)

Public talk on Zoom: The life and music of Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel (1805–1847), a great Romantic pianist and composer, sister of Felix Mendelssohn. An engaging online lecture for classical music lovers. Tickets: 15$ The first of four children in an upper-class Jewish German family converted to Protestantism, descendant of an Enlightenment philosopher, sister of Felix […]