Classical 91.5 Presents...Seymour: An Introduction

Classical 91.5 Presents...Seymour: An Introduction

Sat, 06/13/2015 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Join Classical 91.5 host Julia Figueras for Seymour: An Introduction, part of WXXI’s Classical 91.5 Presents film series.

Seymour: An Introduction, a documentary tells the story of Seymour Bernstein, a beloved pianist, teacher and true inspiration who shares eye-opening insights from an amazing life. In this wonderfully warm, witty, and intimate tribute from his friend, Ethan Hawke, Seymour shares unforgettable stories from his remarkable life and eye-opening words of wisdom, as well as insightful reflections of art, creativity, and the search for fulfillment.Tickets are $6.

The film will be followed by a short discussion of the music in the movie, led by Classical 91.5's Julia Figueras. Come early for the show to hear ensembles from the Eastman Community Music School at 2 p.m. in the Little Cafe.

Watch the trailer:

Classical 91.5 Presents is a series that spotlights classical music connections in film. Selected by our Classical music hosts Julia Figueras, Brenda Tremblay and Mona Seghatoleslami, the film chosen exemplify the power of music in a non-traditional narrative. 

This series is supported in part by: