Great Broadway hits for violin and piano
Music by Gershwin, Arlen, Rodgers, Bernstein, & more
January 22, 2021
Join Classicopia for this very fun program exploring the history of Broadway songs from the 1920s to the 1980s. Artistic Director and pianist Daniel Weiser will be joined by violinist Timothy Schwarz to perform some fantastic arrangements of your favorite Broadway songs by Gershwin, Rodgers, Sondheim, Bernstein, Webber and more including “Over the Rainbow,” “Send in the Clowns,” “Some Enchanted Evening,” and “Memory”. Schwarz and Weiser were the 1996 U.S. Artistic Ambassadors which resulted in a two month tour of the Middle East and Southeast Asia, where they performed great American music in eleven different countries. Formerly known as the Upper Valley Duo, they always bring incredible passion, virtuosity, and excitement to all their programs. Get the YouTube link to this concert below! If you can’t be there for the live premiere, the link will stay up afterwards as well so hope you can check it out!
Check out a video of the Duo performing Heifitz’s arrangement of tunes from Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess:
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Home of Daniel and Kirsten Weiser
208 Northway, Baltimore, MD 21218
This will be another wonderful Livestream concert presented from the Weiser home in Baltimore with Dan’s father’s vibrant paintings hanging in the background. Enjoy a very light and fun concert with all of your favorite Broadway songs. This link will go live on Friday, January 22 at 7:30pm: https://youtu.be/XaCcqO3_QfE
This is a “Pay What You Can” program. Please consider making a donation of at least $15 to help support our wonderful musicians and keep these Livestreams available to all. To donate, just click on the yellow “Donate” button on our website at: https://classicopia.org/. All contributions are appreciated and welcome. All major credit cards are accepted and you do not need to have a PayPal account to make a donation. You can also send donations through the mail to Classicopia at 33 Rayton Road, Hanover, NH 03755. Thank you all for your continued support!