Classical II. The American Dream. Concert Sponsor – Rosemary A. C. Gottlieb.

Rosemary A. C. Gottlieb, concert sponsor presents
The American Dream
Saturday, November 11, 2017
7:30pm
The Capitol Theatre
Lawrence Golan, conductor

A concert honoring our country and veterans filled with patriotic surprises, including Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess and Peter Boyer’s Ellis Island: The Dream of America, a piece for actors and orchestra that takes memoirs of actual Ellis Island immigrants from several different countries and sets them to music in a moving and inspiring way.

Irving Berlin, arr. Healey – God Bless America
arr. Lowden – Armed Forces Salute
George Gershwin, arr. Bennett – Porgy and Bess: A Symphonic Picture
Peter Boyer – Ellis Island: The Dream of America