• Union Hall, Rockport (map)

Robert and Clara Schumann

Elise Quagliata, mezzo soprano
Jesse Blumberg, baritone
Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet
Pedja Muzijevic, piano

Mezzo soprano Elise Quagliata has garnered critical notice for her "rich, expressive voice and passionate delivery" (The New York Times) in a wide range of repertoire, from Carmen and Dead Man Walking to Sweeney Todd, and from oratorio and art song to cabaret."One of America’s great young baritones" (Opera TodayJesse Blumberg enjoys a busy schedule of opera, concerts, and recitals, performing repertoire from the Renaissance and Baroque to the 20th and 21st centuries. Pedja Muzijevic is a musical maverick, engaging and sometimes shocking audiences across the globe with his innovative programming and spectacular playing. They are joined by clarinetist, Romie de Guise-Langlois for a song recital marking the 200th anniversary of Clara Schumann’s birth. The program includes Clara’s 3 Romances Op. 22 and excerpts from Robert and Clara Schumann’s Liebesfrühling.