Thursday, September 13, 2012

Clara Schumann - Google Doodle - Facts

Google doodle celebrating 193rd birth anniversary of Clara Schumann, One of the most renowned German Composer and Musician, Google on its home page posted a doodle dedicating the birth anniversary of Clara Schumann.

What the google doodle speaks ? Facts about Clara Schumann

The Doodle speaks clara schumann playing piano with her eight children
Schumann was born on 13th september 1891, and was raised by her father
Her parents got divorced when she was 4 years old
First public deby was done in a concert at Leipziger Gewandhaus when she was 9 years old
Family got hit by the tragedy where four of her eight children and her husband predeceased her.
Her husband and one of her sons ended their lives in insane asylums.
She became deaf in later life.
Clara Schumann suffered a stroke on march 26 1896

Her family life was hit by tragedy. Four of and died at the age of 76 on May 20th

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1 comment:

  1. Clara Schumann’s musical life is great.But her family life was mixed with tragedy!!!