Come celebrate the launch of our new DVD/CD package for Le Mozart Noir in a free screening of this award-nominated film that uncloaks the mystery of Joseph Bologne, Le Chevalier de Saint-Georges, a Black musician from the eighteenth century employing dramatic recreations and interviews with expert musicians and musicologists, the film portrays Saint-Georges' rise to become one of France's most popular heroes and his tragic fall from history. Le Mozart Noir employs the music of Saint-Georges, as interpreted by Jeanne Lamon and the Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, as a window into the spirit of this remarkable historical figure.
Event Run time: Our best estimate at this time is approximately 1 hour
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Music Director of Tafelmusik (1981 to 2014), Jeanne Lamon was praised for her virtuosity as a violinist and her strong musical leadership.
A baroque music training program for advanced students and musicians.