When: Fri., Sept. 21, 9-11 p.m. 2018
Copland House at Merestead opens it's season with a glittering, intimate journey into the life of the charismatic conductor and composer. Hosted by his daughter Jamie Bernstein and featuring acclaimed soprano Amy Burton and pianists John Musto and Michael Boriskin, this multi-media cabaret is an affectionate portrait of Bernstein, sampling his most intimate works, as well as his favorite music. Also includes personal stories, and rare, archival audio and film clips of the Maestro himself. With a special post-performance dessert reception, and book signing by Jamie Bernstein of her best-selling new memoir, Famous Father Girl: Growing Up Bernstein.