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Classical Encounters – Vandergrift Public Library

September 11 @ 1:30 pm - 2:45 pm

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An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Saturday, repeating until October 2, 2021

Contact the Vandergrift Public Library to Register: 724-568-2212

In cooperation with the Westmoreland Library Network, this mini-music appreciation course, offered in four class sessions, is designed to introduce people to the world of classical music or serve as a refresher course for those somewhat knowledgeable about classical music.

It explores the four basic periods of classical music – Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and Contemporary. Emphasis is placed on recognizing the various style periods and learning terminologies that improve one’s knowledge and appreciation for what is happening in the music. The goal is to have the listener be more comfortable when listening to classical music.

The instructor is Morrie Brand,  Director of the Westmoreland Symphony’s Academy of Music and Music Director of the Westmoreland Youth Symphony Orchestra Program.

He is a former college music teacher and professional musician with St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, now an active music teacher and composer. He served as Managing Director of the WSO from 2000 until 2017.

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Date:
September 11
Time:
1:30 pm - 2:45 pm
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Vandergrift Public Library
128 Washington Ave C
Vandergrift, PA 15690 United States
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Phone:
724-568-2212

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