|Music Video Lecture Series -- Great Courses|
Event Type: Movies|
Age Group(s): Adults
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM
On most Friday afternoons, watch a 45-minute episode from the video lecture series "How to Listen to and Understand Great Music," presented by Professor Robert Greenberg.Library: Gulf Gate Library (Click for a map to Gulf Gate Library.)
Attendance is limited to the first 50 participants.
Dr. Robert Greenberg is Music Historian-in-Residence with San Francisco Performances. A graduate of Princeton University, Professor Greenberg holds a Ph.D. in Music Composition from the University of California, Berkeley. He has seen his compositions—which include more than 45 works for a wide variety of instrumental and vocal ensembles—performed all over the world, including New York, San Francisco, Chicago, Los Angeles, England, Ireland, Greece, Italy, and the Netherlands.
He has served on the faculties of the University of California, Berkeley; California State University, Hayward; and the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, and has lectured for some of the most prestigious musical and arts organizations in the United States, including the San Francisco Symphony, the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, the Van Cliburn Foundation, and the Chicago Symphony.
Professor Greenberg is a Steinway Artist. His many other honors include three Nicola de Lorenzo Composition Prizes and a Koussevitzky commission from the Library of Congress. He has been profiled in various major publications, including "The Wall Street Journal, Inc." magazine; and the London "Times."
Location: Meeting Room A