Flavio Chamis, Conductor, Composer, Educator
The Jewish Music of Leonard Bernstein
Dive into the world of music and join the ConverZation! This series of FREE discussions brings you closer to the music with a different topic and speaker each month. The atmosphere is casual and engaging. So bring your lunch, relax and enjoy! (The CSO provides light desserts and coffee).
Renowned conductor and composer Mr. Chamis is a former conducting assistant and personal friend of Leonard Bernstein. He discusses how Judaism permeated the composer’s life, inspired his work and Bernstein’s connection with Israel which began before the foundation of the State.