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Thursday, 23 January 2020, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Mercers' Hall

Clara Schumann (1819-1896): The Unsung Heroine of Romanticism

Dr Fionnuala Moynihan

This lecture-recital will explore the life of Clara Schumann (1819-1896) through her music and surroundings, her achievements and influencers. 

Deservedly revered by all who knew her, she was a pioneer of female composition, who overcame societal norms to rise to fame as one of the most sought after and celebrated pianists and composers of her generation.

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Fionnuala is a Classical Pianist and Trad Fusion Artist. She is widely acknowledged as one of Ireland’s leading pianists.

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