James Besser's 65th Birthday Concert

Saturday, February 15, 2020, at 7:00 pm

This is an archived event, not part of the current festival.

St John's in the Village

218 West 11th Street at Waverly Place
New York, NY 


James Besser, New York composer-pianist, celebrates his 65th birthday with a concert of Jewish music. Composers include Mendelssohn, Bernstein, Copland, Ravel, the neglected 20th century Italian-American composer Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, and James himself. This is a concert in the Composers Now Festival (composersnow.org). Includes a reception in Revelation Gallery, showing the art of Jewish painter Anatoliy Fatakhov.

Free, but registration is helpful for catering purposes.

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