Presented in conjunction with the MUNY Memories exhibit, this program explores the impact of Tin Pan Alley on the trajectory of both popular and classical music in the 20th century with the music of Gershwin, Berlin, Joplin, Copland, Ravel, Milhaud and more. Artistic Director Sara Sitzer narrates this fascinating and fun history alongside performances by the world-class Gesher artists.
Free, no reservations required.
Gershwin Three Preludes, I’ve Got Rhythm, Summertime
Ravel Violin Sonata: Blues
Arlen Stormy Weather
Loesser If I Were A Bell
Copland Movement for String Quartet
Joplin Maple Leaf Rag
Berlin Alexander’s Ragtime Band
Debussy Golliwog’s Cakewalk
Milhaud Caramel Mou
Bernstein Piano Trio, Movement 2