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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
7-11 Bryant Library, Roslyn NY
   7 Songs on Feminist Themes (Deutsch, King, Taylor, Singer, Lehrman) 3/21/93
   8-9 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]  
   10 Lehrman Semi-Centennial 8/20/99 
  11-13 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   
14 Westbury Library 11/7/93*
15-18 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) 
19 First L.I. Jewish Composers Festival @ International Jewish Arts Festival of L.I. 5/30/94
20-28 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]
29-31 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]
32-35 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
36 Hale Smith 70th Birthday Concert, Freeport Memorial Library 6/29/95
37-38 Brooklyn Borough Hall 4/24/96, 4/30/97 
39 First LICA European Concert, Saxon State Opera, Dresden, Germany (w/Ron Edwards) 7/2/96
40-41 Adelphi University
First Monday in October: Courts & Courting  10/7/96
German Reunification  6/17/97
42 Jewish Music - Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion 6/1/97
43 New York University 10/28/97
44 Lukas Foss 75th Birthday Concert, Southampton  Cultural Center 8/30/97
45 J. Willard Roosevelt 80th Birthday Concert, Merrick Library  1/18/98
46-51 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
52-54 (East)EuroFest, Adelphi Univ, Glenwood Presbyterian Church, NYU Thtr 6/17,21,&22/98
55 Leonard Lehrman Semi-Centennial Birthday Concert at Bryant Library  8/20/99  [see XVIb2]
56 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


57 Avraham Sternklar 80th Birthday, Plainview-Old Bethpage Library 12/19/10
58 LI Jewish Composers, Hillwood Recital Hall, LIU, CWPost 4/1/12
59 Lincoln Poetry & Music by Long Islanders,  Hillwood Recital Hall, LIU, CWPost 4/27/13
60 Americana Through the Eyes of Long Islanders, The Greens, Melville 7/2/14
61 S.Huntington Library, A Villanelle for Emily Lehrman 5/31/15
62 Skryabin Museum, Moscow 11/2/16
63 Herbert Rothgarber Tribute, Oceasnside HS 11/5/17
64 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
4-5 Weekend With Willard [Rsvlt] 4/18-19/18 Sagamore Hl (moved to Oyster Bay HS), Poquatuck Hl

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