For Lenny a Celebration with Lara Downes - Tuesday Musical Association

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  • Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 7:30 p.m.

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Celebrating the magic of Leonard Bernstein

For Lenny celebrates Leonard Bernstein’s 100th birthday. Lenny was a game changer and a rule breaker. Pianist Lara Downes shares the incomparable impact he had on American music. “Everything that he did he did absolutely from the heart.”

Lara Downes is among the foremost American pianists of her generation and dedicated to expanding the resonance and relevance of American music for diverse audiences. Welcome Lara back to Akron for this special performance.

This concert features a new work composed by Gregg Kallor, Tuesday Musical’s composer-in-residence.

To create a more intimate experience, seating is available only in the orchestra section.