We look forward to seeing you!
Please contact us AFTER 10 a.m.
at 516 256-4209 or 516 626-0238
Helene: helenespierman@optonline.net
Leonard: ljlehrman@gmail.com

Abel Meeropol [Lewis Allan] Centennial
co-sponsored by
The Elie Siegmeister Society
Meet The Composer*
and Nassau Grants for the Arts** with
Tara Venditti, Gregory Mercer, Gregory Rahming
and The Metropolitan Philharmonic Chorus
in works by Kurt Weill, Lehman Engel,
Herbert Haufrecht, Robert Kurka,
Martin Kalmanoff, Earl Robinson,
and world premieres of works by
Lewis Allan, Joel Mandelbaum,
Elie Siegmeister, and Leonard:
the opera The Wooing
based on Chekhov's The Boor
--now on CD: Original Cast Recordings OC 6055--
[broadcast on WBAI 99.5 FM Sun. Jun. 22 at 6am]

videotaping of excerpts, open to the public
including interview with Ivy Meeropol
WED., FEB. 5 8:00 p.m.
The Open Studio, 537 W. 59 St., Manhattan

preview: SUN., FEB. 9 3:00 p.m.
at Great Neck House
14 Arrandale Ave., Great Neck
Information: (516) 482-0355 FREE

SAT., FEB. 15 9:00 p.m.
Community Church, Manhattan
Not In Our Name benefit, incl. Helene & Leonard
in "The House I Live In"
+ "The Glorious War Song"
from Joel Shatzky & Leonard's Superspy!

telecast of interview and excerpts
THU., FEB. 20 7:30 p.m. Channel 34
Manhattan Neighborhood Network cable TV
www.mnn.org Songs of Freedom with Joel Landy

premiere: SUN., FEB. 23 2:00 p.m.
at Queens College
Aaron Copland School of Music, Room 264
co-sponsored by Friends of Queens College Library
Information: (718) 997-3802 FREE

SUN., FEB. 9 7:00 p.m. WFUV 90.7 FM
and wfuv.org present Woody's Children
with Bob Sherman, incl. songs by Spektor & Dale
from our CD, More Songs of Love

THU., APR. 3 8:00 p.m.
Holocaust Memorial Concert
co-sponsored by Nassau Grants for the Arts**
featuring Leonard's cantata
Jewish Voices in Germany
with guest artists Tara Venditti,
Gregory Mercer, Charles Robert Stephens
and The Metropolitan Philharmonic Chorus

THU., MAY 1 7:00 p.m.
An American Labor Songbook
incl. songs by Blitzstein, Meeropol, & Leonard
at The American Labor Museum,
Botto House National Landmark
83 Norwood Street, Haledon, NJ 07508
presented by
Passaic County Cultural & Heritage Council
Tel. (973) 595-7953
Admission FREE

We Are Innocent
Leonard's Rosenberg Cantata
commemorating the 50th anniversary
of the death of Julius & Ethel Rosenberg
sung by Helene, Gregory Mercer
and The Metropolitan Philharmonic Chorus

SUN., JUN. 15 4:00 p.m.
at Puffin Cultural Forum,
20 E. Oakdene Ave.,Teaneck, NJ
Adm. $5 Tel. 201-836-8923

also WED., JUN. 18
co-sponsored by the National Committee
to Re-open the Rosenberg Case
at Stephen Wise Free Synagogue
30 W. 68 St., Manhattan

SUN., JUN. 22 11 :00 a.m.
Rosenberg-Meeropol-Sacco/Vanzetti Memorial Concert
with excerpts from the Rosenberg Cantata
at Community Church of Boston

SAT., JUN. 28 3:00 p.m.
First Annual Court Street Music
Recital of Our Students
at our home, 33 Court Street, Valley Stream, NY
Ijeoma Merenini, Jasmine Choi, Rachel Ling,
Cesar Colchado, Arthur d'Antonio, and David Weber
in music of
Giordani, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Chopin,
Brahms, Mussorgsky, Tchaikovsky, Humperdinck,
Odiase, Dale, Weber and Lehrman

FRI., JUL. 4 c. 3:00 p.m.
Leonard's "Reineke Fuchs," from his Solo Piano Works CD,
broadcast onWHRB-FM and WHRB.org
also c. 3:00 p.m.
at Guild of Temple Musicians, NY Hilton Hotel,
Helene & Leonard perform his "I'd Like to Go Away Alone,"
"Mi Shebeirach," and (in its world premiere) "Shalom Rav"

FRI., AUG. 8 7:00 p.m.
Songs for Naturists
at Empire Haven, Moravia NY
with Sarva, Ed Thibault, and Bob Salzman
Go to OMTSIGofTNS'History.html for a history of
The Naturist Society's
Opera/Musical Theatre Special Interest Group

SAT., OCT. 25 1:00 p.m.
Ciao, Italy!
interview with Leonard, Helene, Gregory Mercer and James Sergi
on Hofstra radio WRHU, 88.7 FM
featuring excerpts from the opera Sacco and Vanzetti
as recorded on Original Cast CD OC 4441


--Performances are co-sponsored by The
Prof. Edgar H. Lehrman Memorial Foundation
for Ethics, Religion, Science, and the Arts, Inc.--

*Funding from Meet The Composer, Inc.
is provided with the support of the N.Y. State
Council on the Arts, ASCAP,
the Virgil Thomson Foundation,
the Eleanor Naylor Dana Charitable Trust,
and the National Endowment for the Arts.

**This program is made possible in part
with public funds from the N.Y. State Council
on the Arts Decentralization Program, administered
by the L.I. Arts Council at Freeport.

Similar funds co-sponsor the Oceanside Chorale,
which Leonard conducts in concert
SAT. JUN. 7 and SAT. DEC. 6*** at 8:00 p.m.
The programs include a number of
Lehrman compositions & arrangements.
***Postponed, due to the weather, until SAT. DEC. 20
Bordman Middle School, Oceanside, featuring
premieres of Leonard's "We Wish You Peace"
and his arrangements of "Tenderly" and Leonard Bernstein's
"Sean Song" and "Dream with Me"