POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER: Martin Schneit Presents Irving Berlin, an American Institution
Society of Jewish Science
The Center for Applied Judaism
109 East 39th Street
New York, NY 10016
Date / Time
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
DescriptionJerome Kern concluded that Irving Berlin has no place in American music. He is American music.
During Irving Berlin’s career, he published an estimated 1,500 songs. Marty will discuss how the immigrant from Russia became the classic ragtime to riches story. Irving Berlin's first published song earned him 37 cents.
Listen to the story of one of the greatest songwriters of popular songs including 'God Bless America', 'White Christmas', 'A Pretty Girl is Like a Melody', 'Puttin on The Ritz', and 'There's No Business Like Show Business.'
About the speaker: Marty Schneit has lectured at the New York Public Library, The 92nd Street Y, the Ziegfeld Society of New York, and more. The Jewish Braille Institute has recorded Marty’s lectures for their audio magazine and lecture series. He typifies pride and passion for the City of New York.
Who Should AttendOpen to the public.
Donation $18 / MHNA members get a 10% discount
RSVP 212-682-2626 or email firstname.lastname@example.org