Join Saul Lilienstein on a captivating journey through the enchanting world of mystic rituals and melodious splendors during this yearlong lecture series! Uncover the vibrant and intricate tapestry of Byzantine culture that has left an indelible mark on generations to come. This series delves into the unparalleled genius of Russian composers, spanning from the likes of Glinka and Tchaikovsky to the remarkable works of Borodin, Rimsky-Korsakov, Mussorgsky, and beyond. Explore how their compositions draw inspiration from a rich tapestry of historical tragedies and triumphs, mythical legends, and a profound belief in the supernatural.
2023-2024 Lecture Dates
All lectures are held on Zoom from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Zoom links are sent to confirmed RSVPs one day prior to the event.
Tickets are $10 per session or $50 for the entire series (available until October 18).