Bruns and Schulze headline March 2 Music Mondays

MOUNT VERNON — Swiss baritone Martin Bruns and German pianist Jan Philip Schulze will perform at Cornell College March 2 as part of the 11th season of Music Mondays.

mb6schulzeMusic Mondays concerts are at 7:30 p.m. in King Chapel on the Cornell College campus. General admission is $10 at the door for adults and $5 for students. Admission is free to Cornell students, faculty, staff, emeriti faculty, retired staff and their families, and to holders of the Purple Pass.

Bruns and Schulze will perform a selection of songs of love and life on poetry by Hafiz, including pieces by Franz Schubert and Johannes Brahms.

Bruns has won acclaim for his concert, oratorio, and opera appearances at major concert halls and festivals for his “warm, open voice” and “magnificent interpretations.” Schulze, a professor at the Musikhochschule in Hanover, Germany, has received awards at international competitions in Italy, Spain, and South Africa.