How I Spent My Summer Fellowship

The following is a guest post by Christopher M. Reali, Graduate Musicology Student, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. This past summer I, along with two fellow colleagues from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, was awarded the James W. Pruett Summer Research Fellowships in Music at the Library of Congress. During the months of June and […]

The Lure of Schumann – Music Between “The No-longer and the Not-yet”

The following is a guest post by Susan Clermont, Senior Music Specialist. “To send light into the darkness of men’s hearts – such is the duty of the artist.” Robert Schumann Beginning with the 1925-26 inaugural season of the Library of Congress’s annual Festival of Chamber Music, the music of Robert Schumann (1810-1856) has flooded […]