Jazz History through the Lens of the Piano @ Manchester Community Library
Mar 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Jazz History through the Lens of the Piano @ Manchester Community Library
Green Mountain Academy welcomes back Eugene Uman, the director of the Vermont Jazz Center, to continue his talk about the history of jazz piano, providing a lens to experience the evolution of jazz from a distilled perspective. In this presentation, video examples will be used to see and hear how piano and jazz music has[...]
Mar 28 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Silent Partner: Creating Live Scores for Movies from the 1920s @ Manchester Community Library
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) welcomes Wesleyan University Professor Ben Model to talk about silent film scores. In this entertaining talk, film historian and accompanist Model will explain the history, technique and practice of creating and performing live musical scores to movies from cinema’s “silent era”. The program includes an informative slideshow, a[...]