Silver Series Events

Silver Series: Creativity in Hard Times

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Visiting Artist Leslie Amper presents a piano performance and lecture telling the story of the Federal Music Project, the musical division of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s WPA initiative. The live performance will include music by William Grant Still, Amy Beach, Henry Cowell, Roger Sessions, Ernest Bloch, and Aaron Copland.

Silver Series: Matt Haimovitz

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Matt Haimovitz is a solo cellist known for performing classic pieces by J.S. Bach in highly untraditional venues such as night clubs and restaurants. This became Haimovitz sound; exploring non-standard classical and non-classical repertoire, performing solo acts as well as collaborations with other musicians and orchestras.  Haimovitz attended both Juillard and Harvard for schooling, to Read More »»