Mar 29 2019
Lara Downes and Theo Bleckmann

Lara Downes and Theo Bleckmann

Presented by Mondavi Center, UC Davis at Mondavi Center - Jackson Hall

Pianist Lara Downes and vocalist Theo Bleckmann present a duo cabaret showcasing the music of Leonard Bernstein, Duke Ellington, and Kurt Weill. A window into the lives and music of these composers as they captured the quickly-changing world of the 1940s, In Our Time is nostalgic yet timeless, and infused with the magnetic charisma for which Downes and Bleckmann are recognized. Inspired by Downes’ recent tribute album For Lenny, the evening will feature works by Bernstein and his fellow travelers through mid-century America: Marc Blitzstein, Charlie Chaplin, Duke Ellington, Morton Gould, Erich Wolfgang Korngold and Kurt Weill.

Admission Info

General $35
UC Davis Students $10

Phone: (530) 754-2787


Dates & Times

2019/03/29 - 2019/03/29

Location Info

Mondavi Center - Jackson Hall

9399 Old Davis Rd, Davis, CA 95616