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Links & Listens: Song of Love (1947)

In this classic film starring Katherine Hepburn, composer Robert Schumann struggles to compose his symphonies while his loving wife Clara offers her support. Also helping the Schumanns is their lifelong friend, composer Johannes Brahms. Advertisements

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Biography: Clara Schumann

Clara Schumann, nee Wieck (1819-1986), was a German musician and composer, and considered one of the most distinguished pianists of the Romantic era.

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Closed – Remembrance Day

The library will be closed Monday, November 11th for Remembrance Day. Interlake University will hold a Remembrance Day Ceremony at the Cenotaph on Buhler Green at 10:45am.

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Biography: Johannes Brahms

Johannes Brahms (b. 1833 Hamburg, d. Vienna 1897) is widely considered one of the 19th century’s greatest composers and one of the leading musicians of the Romantic era. Music was introduced to his life at an early age and he … Continue reading

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Links & Listens: Classic FM’s Guide to Brahms

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Biography: Robert Schumann

Robert Schumann (1810-1856) is best remembered for his piano music and songs, but also made significant contributions to all musical genres of his time. Together he and his wife Clara were a true ‘power couple’ of the 19th Century music … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Weekend Hours

Reminder to students that the library will be closed Thanksgiving Monday. We are open regular hours today and Sunday.

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