Contact: Professor Lois Price, email@example.com
Time and Place: 7 p.m., South Burlington Community Library, 540 Dorset St.
Musician and Champlain College faculty member Lois Price brings renowned musical composers to life through a series of talks sponsored by the Vermont Humanities Council. Her presentation includes active engagement with the music through close listening, biographical anecdotes, and exploration of cultural contexts. The talks are FREE and open to the public.
“Richard Strauss, Sensationalism or Substance?” Nov. 10
* “Bedrich Smetana, Czech Musician and Hero,” Dec. 15
* “Domenico Scarlatti, Harpsichordist Extraordinaire,” Jan. 19
* “Alexander Scriabin, Spiritual Sounds,” Feb. 16
* “Igor Stravinsky, Smasher of Tradition,” Mar. 15