Jewish Composers of “New Hollywood” and Their Epic Soundtracks
Wed October 11 @ 12:00 pm - Wed October 25 @ 1:00 pm PDT
Get ready to be swept away by the magical symphonies of “New Hollywood” as we dive into the captivating world of the legendary Jewish composers who crafted the greatest film scores and toe-tapping tunes that have stood the test of time. Prepare to be enthralled as we uncover their remarkable journeys, hidden secrets, and the infectious beats they conjured for westerns, action-packed blockbusters, hilarious comedies, and heartwarming romances. We will groove with the likes of Elmer Bernstein (The Magnificent Seven), Jerry Goldsmith (Alien), Leonard Bernstein (On the Waterfront), Ernest Gold (Exodus), Aaron Copland (Our Town), The Sherman Brothers (Mary Poppins), Philip Glass (The Truman Show), and many more musical geniuses. This audiovisual feast will be filled with fascinating anecdotes and captivating visuals that illuminate how their extraordinary music evolved amidst ever-changing trends.