About Winter Blues Buster with Carl Topilow
Get a personal view of Carl Topilow’s career while opening a door into his extraordinary musical world. In each session, Carl will share stories of his experiences and best practices combined with his unique sense of humor and riveting talent on the clarinet.
About Winter Blues Buster with Michael Shirtz
Join FSO Chorale Director Michael Shirtz as he reflects on the 100th birthday (Dec. 6, 2020) of Dave Brubeck: jazz pianist, composer, and incomparable ambassador of cool. As a jazz pianist and composer, Shirtz has remained deeply influenced by the innovation of Brubeck’s keyboard styles and is prepared to take us on a wide-ranging conversation through Brubeck’s incredible career which spanned musical genres, decades, and continents. Guest musicians from the Michael Shirtz Quartet (MSQ) will join in on some of the discussions.
Once you register for Carl Topilow’s or Michael Shirtz’s Winter Blues Buster Series, you will receive an email on the day of each event in the series that includes a link to the ZOOM meeting to attend the virtual event.