Introducing More on the Score: Exploring the “Roots” of Black Composers hosted by Igor Begelman!

Join us for a musical journey like no other as virtuoso clarinetist Igor Begelman takes center stage on Zoom for the premiere of More on the Score!

In this hour-long web series, Igor will delve deep into the captivating world of music, focusing on the incredible contributions of Black composers such as Florence Price, William Grant Still, and Samuel Coleridge-Taylor. Get ready to discover the untold stories behind the notes and rhythms that have shaped the rich tapestry of musical history.

More on the Score sets the stage for the grand finale – Randall Goosby’s Crescendo Circle concert with Midori & Friends on April 16th. Igor’s insights will enrich your appreciation, creating the perfect build-up to an evening of extraordinary performances.

No need to leave your comfort zone; just tune in from home and immerse yourself in the magic of music. Whether you’re a seasoned music enthusiast or a curious newcomer, More on the Score promises an engaging and educational experience for all.

Join us on Tuesday, April 2nd at 6:00 PM for the first virtual session of More on the Score: Exploring the “Roots” led by Igor Begelman. Tickets start at $10.

About Igor Begelman

Clarinetist Igor Begelman’s virtuosity and imagination on his instrument have been praised by critics as “remarkable display of music making” and have earned him an impressive list of prizes, engagements and honors, including Avery Fisher Career Grant awarded to outstanding American artists. 

Elevate your concert experience! Donate $500, and not only will you support the future of classical music, but you’ll also secure an exclusive invitation for yourself and a guest to this intimate performance featuring the remarkable Randall Goosby on April 16th.

Have you become a member of the Crescendo Circle yet? Join Midori & Friends for the final Crescendo Circle concert of the season! Midori & Friends Harmony for Change Awardee Randall Goosby will delight audiences with a dynamic program featuring Mozart, Price, and Strauss at the Kosciuszko Foundation.

The funds raised through the Crescendo Circle support aspiring young musicians, providing them with the necessary resources and opportunities to nurture their talent.