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Lamont School of Music

Lamont School of Music

Lamont Society Exclusive Donor Events 2017 - 2018

You will receive invitations to exclusive recitals and backstage events in appreciation for your support of our students. RSVP when you receive your personal invitation in the mail. Respond early, as some events fill up quickly.

Day at Lamont

Thursday, October 19, 2017, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.,
Newman Center

2017 Lamont Society Brochure - Day at Lamont

A truly memorable day. Attend classes and rehearsals sitting next to the students you are supporting through your donation. Lunch with an unforgettable performance is also available.

Make your donation by September 1 to receive an invitation to this event.

Recital – Steven Mayer, piano

Sunday, November 12, 1:30 p.m., Hamilton Recital Hall

Steven Mayer

Credited with "piano playing at its most awesome"-(The New York Times), popular faculty member Steven Mayer performs the local premiere of his solo piano transcription of Gottschalk's Symphony No.1: Night in the Tropics and other works.

Backstage Event – Jack Sheinbaum, Beethoven, the Beatles, and the Ideology of the Masterpiece

Wednesday, January 24, 2018, 5:00 p.m., Hamilton Recital Hall

Jack Sheinbaum

Faculty member Jack Sheinbaum explores the music and legacy of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony and the Beatles' Sgt. Pepper, as well as the surprising links between them.


Recital – Violinist Linda Wang, Cellist Matthew Zalkind & Pianist Stephanie Cheng

Friday, February 16, 7:30 p.m., Hamilton Recital Hall

Linda Wang Matthew Zalkind & Stephanie Cheng

Three accomplished faculty artists and Lamont Society favorites perform a program from the classical and contemporary repertoire.


Backstage Event – Art Jones and M. Roger Holland,
Keeping the African American Spiritual Alive

DATE CHANGED to Thursday, April 12, 5:00 p.m., Hamilton Recital Hall

2017 Lamont Society Brochure - Spirituals Project

Art Jones, founder of the Spirituals Project and M. Roger Holland, the project's director, explore the history of the African American Spiritual and how the Spirituals Project has made Lamont its home.


Showcase Lamont - $250+ donors ($125 individual)

Tuesday, May 15, 6:45 p.m., Newman Center

Showcase Lamont

A donation of $250+ rolls out the red carpet for the glittering black-tie climax of the season. Our finest student ensembles and soloists perform, followed by a gala reception. This event always fills, so RSVP as soon as your receive your invitation.

All events are for Lamont Society donors only and require an RSVP to attend.