City Lights: “Gershwin’s America”; And Esperanza Spalding

Classical pianist Alpin Hong performs and presents at the second TEDxLaSierraUniversity. He talks about his upcoming show on today's "City Lights."
Classical pianist Alpin Hong performs and presents at the second TEDxLaSierraUniversity. He talks about his upcoming show on today's "City Lights."
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Monday on “City Lights with Lois Reitzes”:

  • 0:59: Director Adam Koplan and pianist Alpin Hong join Myke Johns to talk about their show “Gershwin’s America,” being performed Jan. 14 at The Balzer Theater.
[Left to right] Artistic Director of Flying Carpet Theater Adam Koplan and pianist Alpin Hong create their musical interpretations of George Gerswin in the show “Gershwin’s America.” The performance is tonight at The Balzer Theater at 7:30pm. Photo credit: Summer Evans
  • 22:25: Bassist, singer and composer Esperanza Spalding joins Lois Reitzes to talk about her career in music and her new album, “12 Little Spells.”