• Lara Downes, piano, and Theo Bleckmann, voice

    In Our Time: Ellington, Bernstein and Weill

    Pianist Lara Downes and vocalist Theo Bleckmann present a duo cabaret showcasing the music of Leonard Bernstein, Duke Ellington and Kurt Weill. A window into the lives and music of these composers as they captured the quickly-changing world of the 1940s, In Our Time is nostalgic yet timeless, and infused with the magnetic charisma for which Downes and Bleckmann are recognized. Inspired by Downes’ recent tribute album For Lenny, the evening will feature works by Bernstein and his fellow travelers through mid-century America: Marc Blitzstein, Charlie Chaplin, Duke Ellington, Morton Gould, Erich Wolfgang Korngold and Kurt Weill.

    Friday, March 29 at 8:00pm

    Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts, Jackson Hall One Shields Ave, Davis, Ca 95616

    Event Type

    Music

    Cities

    Cities, Davis

    Tags

    Arts, live music, Davis

    Website

    http://bit.ly/2LlqjMZ

    Cost

    $35 | $10 for UC Davis Students

    Hashtag

    #davis #arts #LiveMusic

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