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Mehta at the Museum: the story of American Classical Music

Presented by Ventura Music Festival at Museum of Ventura County, Ventura CA

Jun 04 2017
Mehta at the Museum: the story of American Classical Music

Join us for a special collaboration with the Ventura Music Festival, featuring their spellbinding artistic director Nuvi Mehta, 3-4 p.m., June 4, at the Museum Pavilion, where he will spin music and stories about the people and events leading up to what is recognized today as authentically American Classical Music.

Included in the story: the starts and the misfires, the impact of European composers, the importance of Jazz, the landmark contribution of Gershwin, the distinctly American imagery

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Museum of Ventura County

100 East Main St., Ventura, CA 93001

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