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6/10/2020 - Virtual Music Lecture: George Gershwin

Online with Zoom

George Gershwin: A Rhapsody in Blue - a profile of one of the most iconic songwriters of the 20th century" - Join guitarist John Tuohy for a fascinating look at the short life and times of the composer of Rhapsody in Blue, Porgy and Bess, An American in Paris, and many more timeless classics. This presentation is replete with rare video clips of amazing performances of his seminal works, as well as live guitar performances of his most well-known songs.

John graduated Magna Cum Laude from Western Connecticut State University with a degree in Jazz Performance. His work as a private guitar instructor and business owner for 19 years has given him unique insight into overcoming hurdles and challenges that come into play as a serious student of any instrument. John has also contributed session work for various artists and companies as well as having the honor of being featured by and judging the “King of the Blues” contest at Guitar Center. John is currently endorsed by GHS strings.

Admission to the Zoom lecture is $10. Attendees will receive a Zoom link the day before the lecture.


Event: Virtual Music Lecture: George Gershwin
Event Date: 6/10/2020
Event Time: 10:30 a.m - 11:30 a.m.
Admission Fee: $10.00
Link to Registration or Ticket Purchase:
Event Organizers: Arts Escape | 203-586-1474 |