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Harvey Bordowitz Music Lecture Series 2019
January 13-7:30 pm
One event on February 3, 2019 at 7:30pm
One event on February 17, 2019 at 7:30pm
One event on March 3, 2019 at 7:30pm
One event on March 24, 2019 at 7:30pm
THE MAGICAL MUSICAL TOUR IS BACK!
Following the popular success of his six lecture series at Netanya AACI, conductor and music lecturer Harvey Bordowitz invites you to join him for the seventh season, to learn while enjoying the thrill of great music. For more than three decades Harvey Bordowitz has been esteemed as one of this country’s most innovative and creative conductors and music directors, and has guest-conducted orchestras throughout the world. For 40 plus years he has lectured in both Hebrew and English on a vast range of musical topics, with humor, erudition and a deep love of music.
7.30pm Sunday 13 January
What is the special delight of a fantasia?
We’ll hear examples of these related musical forms by Mozart, Beethoven, Gershwin, Rachmaninov, Bruch, Tchaikovsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, and more.
7.30pm Sunday 3 February
SPRING HAS SPRUNG!
The snow has melted, the earth is reborn and the birds are singing.
Let us join great composers in celebrating the spring with melodious madrigals and music by Schubert, Haydn, Copland, Vaughan-Williams, Stravinsky, and more
7.30pm Sunday 17 February
THE BOOK OF BOOKS
The all-time bestseller ever, the Bible has inspired myriad works of art in every possible sphere of cultural creation. Join us for a far ranging tour of music based on the Bible, from Handel, Haydn, Mozart, Verdi as well as folk songs, spirituals, Gospel, and ballet.
7.30pm Sunday 3 March
GREAT OVERTURES – WE’VE ONLY JUST BEGUN
You’re in your seat, the lights are dimmed, the maestro turns to the orchestra, lifts the baton, and – BANG! – the overture begins and, with it, an evening of great music. Overtures by Beethoven, Glinka, Rossini, Mussorgsky, Verdi, Puccini, Lerner and Loewe (“My Fair Lady”), and many more.
7.30pm Sunday 24 March
A TALE OF FIVE CITIES
(Please note change of date from earlier publicity)
Paris, Rome, London, Prague and Vienna – five cities which have left their indelible mark on the world of music – from splendid Versailles to the majestic River Moldau, from the drama of “Tosca” to the glory of the British Empire. Works by Purcell, Handel and Elgar, Smetana and Dvořák, Mozart, Haydn and Debussy. Hear Yves Montand, Edith Piaf, and lots more.
Cost of 5 Lectures: Members NIS 225, Non-members NIS 250
Individual lectures: Members pre-booked NIS 55, Non-members and at door NIS 65
Pre-Registration Essential. Course Will Only Take Place with Minimum Number of Participants
Reservations Netanya AACI Box Office – 09-8330950
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