With music written and inspired by Leonard Bernstein, pianist Lara Downes is bringing her "For Lenny" concert to Akron in celebration of the incomparable impact that the composer had on American music.
Part of Tuesday Musical's Fuze series, also includes a new work created in Bernstein's honor by Gregg Kallor, Tuesday Musical’s composer-in-residence. It will feature the Miller South Dance Ensemble, under the direction of Ashley Watts. The ensemble comprises 17 students from Miller South School for the Visual and Performing Arts in Akron.
Tickets $45 and $40, free for all students. Available in advance and at the door. www.tuesdaymusical.org or 330-761-3460.