Clara Schumann's 193rd birthday - check Google today
The team designing the special Google graphics is doing such a good job of noting important people and events, and illustrating them so beautifully on the search engine's front page.
Today Google search celebrates the birthday of Clara Schumann. Click the image on the engine and the first search result is a good brief introduction from The Christian Science Monitor to the talented, progressive Schumann:
Re: Clara Schumann's 193rd birthday - check Google today
Originally Posted by composingatnight
Thanks for sharing Randy. I enjoyed looking at this.
Very interesting woman - Now I want to see the Katherine Hepburn movie about her, "Song of Love." Being a Hollywood biopic from the '40's, I'm sure it's romanticized and inaccurate, but I always love watching Hepburn. Schumann's turbulent life, her pre-feminist chutzpah and progressive music could make for a very interesting modern film, since historical accuracy and gritty details are much more likely to be included in biopics nowadays.