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Online Program

Online Lecture: The Search for an American Sound

Program No. 24533RJ
Join us Monday, Nov. 28, 2022, at 11 a.m.(ET)/ 8 a.m.(PT) for a one-hour lecture and Q&A to learn about the fascinating search for an American musical language.
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At a Glance

In a period of fertile creativity, Classical musicians, as well as Broadway and Hollywood composers, created sounds that evoked the lands, the cities and the people of America. Join Emanuel Abramovits to discover the connections between composers of different backgrounds and ethnicities such as Aaron Copland, George Gershwin, William Grant Steel, Alex North and Florence Price.

General Notes

Your online lecture will take place live over the course of 1-2 hours. All times are listed in the EASTERN time zone. If you live in a different time zone, please adjust your schedule accordingly. This live online experience uses Zoom Webinar, an easy-to-use web video service that includes closed captioning. All you need is an Internet connection and your computer. You will receive a confirmation email when you enroll, and a reminder email one week and one day before, as well as the morning of the event with a link and instructions on how to tune in. You will not be pictured on screen during the lecture, but you will have the opportunity to ask the instructor live questions using the Q&A box. Unless otherwise noted, all those who enroll in this program receive access to the live event as well as a recording of the lecture that you can watch any time within the two weeks following the live event.

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