A conversation with composer/instrumentalist DAVID AMRAMPresented By Learning From Performers
Composer of more than 100 orchestral and chamber music works, two operas, many scores for Broadway theater and film—including the classic scores for the films “Splendor in The Grass” and “The Manchurian Candidate,” as well as the landmark 1959 documentary “Pull My Daisy,” narrated by novelist Jack Kerouac—David Amram will discuss his career during a conversation moderated by Mark Olson, Interim Director of Harvard Bands.
master class with pianist ANGELA HEWITTPresented By Learning From Performers
Named “Artist of the Year” at the 2006 Gramophone Awards, and made an Officer of the Order of Canada in 2000 and awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours in 2006, Angela Hewitt regularly appears in recital and with major orchestras throughout Europe, the Americas and Asia. Hewitt will conduct a master class sponsored by OFA Learning From Performers, the Celebrity Series of Boston and New England Conservatory of Music (NEC), which will highlight the Harvard-NEC joint degree program in music performance by featuring two student pianists from each school.
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