Time: January 9, 2011 from 4pm to 6pm
Location: The Lounge at Hudson View Gardens
Street: 116 Pinehurst Avenue @183rd Street
City/Town: New York, NY
Website or Map: http://sundaybestreadingserie…
Phone: 212-923-7800 x1342
Event Type: literary, reading, and, concert
Organized By: Patricia Eakins, Curator
Latest Activity: Dec 31, 2010
Composer/playwright/song writer/pianist Barbara Blatner will perform her one-act musical “Betty and Mortie” with singers Mary Liz McNamara and Anthony Moore.Composer Neil Rolnick will perform “Making Light of It,” a song cycle based on poems by Philip Levine. Rolnick will perform on laptop computer, and will be joined by baritone Robert Osborne.
Composer/pianist Jerome Kitzke will perform “The Green Automobile,” a setting for amplified speaking pianist of Allen Ginsberg’s 1953 poem from Reality Sandwiches. Kitzke will also perform settings of Ginsberg’s “Song” from Howl and “Hum Bom!” from The Fall of America.