Event — New-York Historical Society

Lectures & Conversations: An Evening with Leon Botstein and Barbara Haskell

Where: The Robert H. Smith Auditorium at the New-York Historical Society

170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024

When: Tuesday, May 24, 2016, 6:30 pm

Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series

Featuring: Leon Botstein, Barbara Haskell, Dale Gregory (moderator)

Details: Join us for a unique experience with musical historian Leon Botstein and renowned curator and art historian Barbara Haskell as they discuss the influence of folk art, popular culture, and classicism on composers and artists of the 1920s and ’30s. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition The Folk Art Collection of Elie and Viola Nadelman.

Leon Botstein, a celebrated music historian and conductor, is President of Bard College. Barbara Haskell is Curator at the Whitney Museum of American Art. Dale Gregory (moderator) is Vice President for Public Programs at the New-York Historical Society

Cost: $38 (members $24)

Phone: Contact New-York Historical’s in-house call center at (212) 485-9268, 9 am–5 pm daily.

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