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297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
(617) 266-1200 https://www.tli.org/

October 2019

Falling Down Stairs

October 24, 2019 @ 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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An intimate look at an intense and joyful collaboration between long-time Tanglewood partners—choreographer Mark Morris and cellist Yo-Yo Ma, “Inspired by Bach” and set to J.S. Bach’s Suite No. 3 for Unaccompanied Cello. A post-screening discussion features Tina Fehlandt, a long-time member of the Mark Morris Dance Group who appears in the film, and Norton Owen, Director of Preservation at Jacob’s Pillow.

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TLI Concert: Mozart, Schumann & Bruch

October 27, 2019 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$10 – $20

Featuring Thomas Martin, clarinet; Michael Zaretsky, viola; Randy Hodgkinson, piano. MOZART Trio for clarinet, viola, and piano, KV 498, “Kegelstatt”; SCHUMANN Märchenerzählungen for clarinet, viola, piano, Op. 132; BRUCH Eight Pieces for clarinet, viola, piano, Op. 83.

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Martha Graham Dance Company: Appalachian Spring @ 75

October 30, 2019 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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Join us for a look inside the collaboration between Martha Graham and Aaron Copland that resulted in one of the great masterworks of the 20th Century. Their process was captured in their letters and the scenarios that Graham sent Copland as they struggled to find the essence of America. The evening will include archival footage of the original cast and excerpts of the Graham/Copland correspondence. Stars of the Martha Graham Dance Company will perform highlights from the dance. The program…

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November 2019

Taste Full Program Package – Argentina

November 15, 2019 @ 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$129

Originally from San Juan, Argentina, Juan Pablo Jofre Romarion aka JP Jofre, is an award-winning bandoneon player and composer. 4PM: Tango for Anyone and Everyone, led by TBC Megan Reisel; 5:30PM: Argentinian dinner; 7:30PM: JP Jofre (bandoneon) trio.

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TLI Taste Concert

November 15, 2019 @ 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$20

Originally from San Juan, Argentina, Juan Pablo Jofre Romarion aka JP Jofre, is an award-winning bandoneon player and composer. Music of JP JOFRE, FEDERICO-REQUENA, and PIAZZOLA.

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TLI Open Forum: Finding Home/Belonging

November 23, 2019 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$59

Keynote presentation by Eva Millona (Executive Director, Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition), performance with Neuza de Pina (Cape Verdean singer).Panel Discussion with Neuza de Pina, Eva Millona, artist Frances Jetter, and Berkshire Immigrant Center Senior Case Worker Lorena Dus.

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December 2019

TLI Concert: KODÁLY & BEETHOVEN

December 1, 2019 @ 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$10 – $20

Victor Romanul & Xin Ding, violin; Daniel Getz, viola; Adam Esbensen, cello. KODÁLY Duo for violin and cello, Op. 7. BEETHOVEN String Quartet No. 10 in E-flat, Op. 74, The Harp.

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TLI Cinematics: God of Piano

December 5, 2019 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$12

A concert pianist resorts to desperate measures when her baby son is born with a hearing impairment.

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TLI Cinematics: Dreaming of a Jewish Christmas

December 12, 2019 @ 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$12

An amazing tale of immigrant outsiders who became irreplaceable players in pop culture’s mainstream – a generation of songwriters who found in Christmas the perfect holiday in which to imagine a better world, and for at least one day a year, make us believe in it.

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February 2020

TLI Cinematics: Gay Chorus Deep South

February 6, 2020 @ 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$12

In response to a wave of discriminatory anti-LGBTQ laws in Southern states and the divisive 2016 election, the San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus embarks on a tour of the American Deep South.

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Meet the Makers: John Ferrillo and Suzanne Nelsen

February 12, 2020 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$20

The influence of reeds on a woodwind player’s sound is profound, especially for instruments that require a double reed. Join two of BSO’s double-reed players, oboist John Ferrillo and bassoonist Suzanne Nelsen, for an afternoon adventure in the science and craft of reed making, an offstage form of art. At Linde Center Studio E.

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Cinematics: The Singing Revolution

February 12, 2020 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$12

Most people don’t think about music when they think about revolution, but song was the weapon of choice when Estonians sought to free themselves from decades of Soviet occupation. The Singing Revolution shares how, between 1987 and 1991, hundreds of thousands of Estonians gathered publicly to sing forbidden patriotic songs and share protest speeches, risking their lives to proclaim their desire for independence. While violence and bloodshed were the unfortunate end results in other occupied nations of the USSR, the…

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Cinematics for Families

February 15, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$6 – $12

TLI presents a wide variety of short files from all over the world and related hands-on activities for children ages 5-14. Presented in collaboration with BIFF, Mass Audubon's Pleasant Valley Sanctuary, and Norman Rockwell Museum.

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TLI Taste Full Program Package: Russia

February 21, 2020 @ 4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$129

A special evening of music and literature honoring the extraordinary life and work of Nobel Laureate Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn. 4PM: Afternoon collaboration; 5:30PM: Russian dinner; 7:30PM: Ignat Solzhenitsyn, piano and presenter of music and poetry, featured in his father’s writings.

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TLI Taste Concert

February 21, 2020 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$20

Ignat Solzhenitsyn, piano and presenter of music and poetry, featured in his father’s writings.

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TLI Concert: HINDEMITH, EWAZEN, APON, WINTEREGG, DORSEY, WOODS, LAMB & CLARKE

February 23, 2020 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$10 – $20

HINDEMITH Sonata for Alto Horn and Piano; EWAZEN Elizabethan Suite; Saskia APON Quartet No. 1; Steven WINTEREGG Latin Dances; DORSEY Three Moods; Clarence WOODS Slippery Elm Rag; Joseph LAMB Ragtime Nightingale; CLARKE Bride of the Waves.

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March 2020

TLI Cinematics: Amazing Grace

March 5, 2020 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$12

This revelatory concert film featuring Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin, shot over two days in January 1972 and released in 2019, is “the closest thing to witnessing a miracle—just some cameras, a crowd, and a voice touched by God.” Presented in collaboration with Berkshire International Film Festival.

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TLI Talks Package: Dancing to the Music: Exploring the Composer-Choreographer Collaborative Process

March 8, 2020 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$49

With TLI Program Manager Emilio Gonzalez. Session 1: Setting the Stage for Collaboration: Ballet and Ballet Music from the Nineteenth Century into the Twentieth; Session 2: (Some of) the Great Partnerships; Session 3. Postmodern Dance and Post-Notation Music.

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Martha Graham Dance Company: Graham’s Greeks: Night Journey

March 11, 2020 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$39

Night Journey is perhaps Martha Graham’s greatest and most complex masterwork. This presentation will deconstruct the work, showcasing Graham’s brilliant re-imagining of the classic tragedy of Oedipus and Jocasta, using media, narration and highlights of the dance performed by top artists from today’s Graham Company.

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July 2020

TMC Vocal Class led by Stephanie Blythe

July 15, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
$5

This is an online event. Award-winning opera singer,  recitalist,  and champion of American song,  mezzo-soprano Stephanie Blythe  is one of the most highly respected and critically acclaimed artists of her generation.  In addition to her performing career, she is  a faculty member of the  Tanglewood  Music Center,  artistic  director of the Fall Island Vocal Arts Seminar at the Crane School of Music,  and  artistic director of the Bard College Conservatory of Music Graduate Vocal Arts Program.

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Shop Talks: Cynthia Meyers and Robert Sheena

July 16, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
$5

Weekly conversations among conductors, composers, and performers that contextualize and enrich Tanglewood concert experiences. Through these candid, informal discussions, artists share their passion for the arts, their struggles and successes, and their vision for the future of classical music.

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August 2020

TMC Piano Class led by Emanuel Ax

August 5, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$5
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TLI OpenForum: The Roaring Twenties Panel Discussion & Live Q&A

August 12, 2020 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$5

An exploration of cultural change at the dawn of the modern age, inspired by the music featured in Mark Morris Dance Group’s Ozawa Hall recitals. Dr. Nadine Hubbs (University of Michigan), Dr. Christi Jay Wells (Arizona State University), and Dr. Harvey Young (Boston University) offer presentations on intersections among classical and popular music; jazz, social dance, and film; and theatre of the 1920s.

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Tanglewood Learning Institute ShopTalks: Keith Lockhart and Gus Sebring

August 20, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
$5

This is an online event. Candid, informal conversations on life, music, and the future of our field.

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July 2021

Open Studio: Conducting Masterclass with Andris Nelsons

July 15 @ 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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Tanglewood Music Center Fellows - Conducting Masterclass with Andris Nelsons.

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The Big Idea

July 24 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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Bill T. Jones is a multi-talented artist, choreographer, dancer, theater director and writer, and Associate Artist for the 2020 Holland Festival. Mr. Jones has received major honors including the Human Rights Campaign’s 2016 Visibility Award, 2013 National Medal of Arts to a 1994 MacArthur “Genius” Award and Kennedy Center Honors in 2010.

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August 2021

Open Studio: Cello Masterclass with Yo-Yo Ma

August 5 @ 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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Cello Masterclass with Yo-Yo Ma.

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Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis

August 6 @ 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis.

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Open Studio: Violin Masterclass with Leonidas Kavakos

August 12 @ 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tanglewood Learning Institute, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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Violin Masterclass with Leonidas Kavakos.

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