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(OLLI AT UVM PRESENTS) Gershwin, By George! with Robert Wyatt

Jul 19, 2019
5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Alumni House 104 (Boulder Society Room)

Join pianist and Gershwin-authority, Robert Wyatt, co-editor of Oxford University Press' The George Gershwin Reader, in this lively lecture and recital exploring Gershwin's life and legacy. Enjoy live performances of the solo piano version of Rhapsody in Blue, early and unpublished music, the piano improvisations and other Gershwin hits. Rare film footage obtained from the Gershwin family will illustrate the program, along with unpublished photographs of the composer and his friends. Attendees will also hear archival recordings of his 1932-33 radio program, Music by Gershwin.

Price: Member Fee: $25 Non-Member Fee: $40

For more information, contact Lora Phillips at 802-656-2085 or uvmolli@uvm.edu.

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