Tuesday, November 1, 2016


Composer Robert Schumann’s passionately romantic life and music will be presented at the Clarence Dillon Public Library on Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 2:00 pm.  Sandy Putnam will examine Schumann’s life with his customary anecdotes and recorded excerpts.  Robert Schumann was a German composer who is widely regarded as one of the greatest composers of the Romantic era.  The lecture will be followed by a concert of Schumann’s music by young piano virtuoso Kevin Zhong.  He is a resident of Basking Ridge, New Jersey and currently attends Delbarton School and has been playing the piano for ten years. 

The program will take place in the downstairs meeting room of the library.  Admission is free.   Registration is recommended but not required.   Please register by calling the library at 908-234-2325 or by email ref@dillonlibrary.org or in person at the circulation desk.