Learn the stories behind some of the world’s best-known composers and music from Maestro Anthony LaGruth, conductor and artistic director of the Garden State Philharmonic. Hear musical excerpts as you explore the backgrounds of these iconic artists and their music. The Mighty Handful, the music of Russia is rich and varied, and the composers who created this music are just as diverse. Learn the interesting backstories of such composers as Modest Mussorgsky (1839–1881), Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1844–1908), and Alexander Porfiryevich Borodin (1833–1887), and discover how they created a national music for Russia.
Price includes a multicourse Russian dinner and a multimedia lecture; limited seating, tickets required.
Date and Time
Georgian Court University: North Dining Room
900 Lakewood Avenue
Lakewood Township, NJ 08701-2697