High-Quality Entertainers
Helene Williams
Leonard Lehrman
High-Quality Entertainers
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1-4 Chelsea Center 5/19/90, 6/1/91 (incl. Siegmeister - see IVf1), 5/30/92, 5/22/93
5 Heckscher Park, Huntington 8/11/92 [see IVF4]
6 Rockville Centre Library 5/24/92
7-10 Bryant Library, Roslyn NY
  7-8 Bryant Bicentennial 10/30/94 
  repeated in part at  SUNY-Purchase, sponsored by Humanities Division  11/3/94
[recorded on Capstone CD CPS-8623 - see Recordings, 5] 
  9 Lehrman Semi-Centennial 8/20/99
  10-12 Concert on Feminist Themes 3/21/93--repeated, in part, at
Toronto's Holy Blossom Temple 10/30/93, Bethpage Public Library 3/4/94  
13 Westbury Library 11/7/93*
14-17 Malverne Community Presbyterian Church 1/16/94 (Siegmeister & M.L. King Birthday)* [IVb2]
50th Anniversary, End of World War II 9/3/95  [VIIId2]
Sacred Vocal Music 10/19/97; 11/15/98 (w/North Shore Synagogue Choir)
18 First L.I. Jewish Composers Festival @ International Jewish Arts Festival of L.I. 5/30/94
19-27 Songs of Love, North Merrick Public Library 2/5/95, Hicksville Public Library 3/2/97
Vladeck Hall 1/4/98, Community Church of Boston 1/11/98, Westbury Library 2/13/00
Four Seasons Resort - Palm Beach FL 1/25/98, N.Miami Bch Perf Arts Ctr 1/29/98
  Great Neck House 2/3/02;  Malverne Community Presbyterian Church 2/10/02
[recorded on Capstone CPS-8661 - see Recordings, 7]
28-30 More Songs of Love, Vladeck Hall 2/7/99, Queens Coll 2/11/99, Garden City Lib 2/18/99
[recorded on Capstone CPS-8667 - see Recordings, 9]
31-34 Cabaret & Theatre Music, Center Moriches Free Library 6/11/95 
Qns Boro Public Libraries: Bellerose 1/10/98, Ozone Park 4/17/98, E.Flushing 5/14/98
35 Hale Smith 70th Birthday Concert, Freeport Memorial Library 6/29/95
36-37 Brooklyn Borough Hall 4/24/96, 4/30/97
38 First LICA European Concert, Saxon State Opera, Dresden, Germany (w/Ron Edwards) 7/2/96
39-40 Adelphi University
First Monday in October: Courts & Courting  10/7/96
German Reunification  6/17/97
41 Jewish Music - Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion 6/1/97
42 New York University 10/28/97
43 Lukas Foss 75th Birthday Concert, Southampton  Cultural Center 8/30/97
44 J. Willard Roosevelt 80th Birthday Concert, Merrick Library  1/18/98
45-50 Songs by American Composers in Yiddish & German
Congregation Habonim, Manhattan 6/2/98   Jewish Community House, Dresden 8/13/98
Pianohaus Steingräber, Bayreuth 8/16/98   Bremerhaven Synagogue 8/18/98
[1st Yiddish song recital ever given in those two German cities]
  --repeated at Temple Sinai, Roslyn 10/26/98, Merrick Library 12/6/98
51-53 (East)EuroFest, Adelphi Univ, Glenwood Presbyterian Church, NYU Thtr 6/17,21,&22/98
54 Leonard Lehrman Semi-Centennial Birthday Concert at Bryant Library  8/20/99  [see XVIb2]
55 Sacred Music, in memory of Dr. John Owens,
United Methodist Church Huntington/Cold Spring Harbor 6/13/10

IX. Long Island Composers Alliance Concerts
(Music by Long Island Composers)

I. Emma Goldman

II. Jewish Music

III. Rosenberg Memorials

IV. Elie Siegmeister
& Martin Luther King

V. Marc Blitzstein
& Leonard Bernstein

VI. Earl Robinson & Pete Seeger

VII. Naturist Perfs

VIII. Lehrman Oratorios, Operas,
Song Cycles, Translations

IX. Long Island
Composers Alliance

X. Mozart, Schubert,
Schumann and Brahms

XI. Composers Concordance

XII. Heine & Pushkin

XIII. By & About Women

XIV. Nadia Boulanger

XV. Songs of Love & War

XVI. Court Street Music

XVII. Miscellaneous


56 Avraham Sternklar 80th Birthday, Plainview-Old Bethpage Library 12/19/10
57 LI Jewish Composers, Hillwood Recital Hall, LIU, CWPost 4/1/12
58 Lincoln Poetry & Music by Long Islanders,  Hillwood Recital Hall, LIU, CWPost 4/27/13
59 Americana Through the Eyes of Long Islanders, The Greens, Melville 7/2/14
60 S.Huntington Library, A Villanelle for Emily Lehrman 5/31/15
61 Skryabin Museum, Moscow 11/2/16
62 Herbert Rothgarber Tribute, Oceasnside HS 11/5/17
63 J. Willard Roosevelt Centennial, Oyster Bay Lib 4/20/18

non-LICA Music by Long Island Composers Concerts
1  Jeanne Singer Memorial Concert, Shelter Rock Lib  6/10/01
2  Joel Mandelbaum & Friends (incl. Jay Anthony Gach, Leonard, & Elie Siegmeister)
featuring the world premieres of Elie Siegmeister's
setting of Kim Rich's "Outside My Window,"
and Joel Mandelbaum's setting of his own "Letter to Jewish Week"
PeaceSmiths,  Amityville  11/12/06 
telecast on Woodbury area Cable Ch. 20 1/18 & 1/25/07
3 Great Neck Composers (incl. Kraft, Weisgall, Gould, Kleinsinger, Musolino, Siegmeister, Leonard
         Great Neck Library, 5/5/13

Henry Martin, Allan Brings, Philip Knapp, Herbert Deutsch, Joel Mandelbaum, Leonard Lehrman. Photo: HW