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LECTURE PERFORMANCE REPERTOIRE

Marian McPartland & Friends:  A centennial celebration of a life in music (Series)

  • Songs From the Hickory House: Introducing Marian McPartland  

  • The Way You Look Tonight: Tony Bennett, Crossing Boundaries

  • Blue Rondo a la Turk: The Inner World of Dave Brubeck

  • Waltz for Debby: Bill Evans, Jazz Impressionist

  • Portraits in Jazz: Chick Corea’s Spanish Heart  

  • I’m Beginning to See the Light: The Visionary Art of Duke Ellington

  • Marian’s Favorite Tunes & the People Who Wrote Them

The Power of Music (Series)

  • The Real Thing:  The Music of Herbie Hancock, Bill Evans & Chick Corea

  • Blues, Rags & Jazz:  Scott Joplin, Horace Silver & Mary Lou Williams

  • Latin Nights:  The Music of Antonio Carlos Jobim, Enrique Granados & Dizzy Gillespie

  • Love in the Sixties:  Stevie Wonder, Carole King & James Taylor

  • I’ve Got the World on a String:  The Music of Buffalo’s Harold Arlen

  • The Rat Pack:  Sinatra & His Cronies  

  • An Influential Woman:  The Clara Schumann Story

The Connections Between Classical Music and Jazz (Series)

  • Bach to Brubeck

  • A Portrait of Marian McPartland

  • Take the A Train: Music of Duke Ellington & Billy Strayhorn

  • The Genius of George Gershwin

  • Songs in the Key of Love:  Classical to Broadway

  • Music That Melts the Snow:  Chopin to Debussy

  • Night & Day:  The Music of Cole Porter

Moon River:  The Music of Henri Mancini & Johnny Mandel