SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public library will host a live musical performance of songs from films from the Golden Age of Hollywood by pianist John Brighenti from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, September 29 in the Kingsley Room at 100 Poverty Rd.
Enjoy an afternoon of music from the Golden Age of Hollywood, including classic songs from movies such as “The Wizard of Oz,” “42nd Street,” “Meet Me in St. Louis” and more.
John Brighenti is a native of New Britain and a 1967 graduate of the Hartt College of Music. He traveled to New York to study jazz improvisation with the world-renowned jazz pianist and composer, Lennie Tristano and the great jazz saxophonist/pianist Jerry Bergonzi.
He then toured the U.S. playing piano for the Glenn Miller Orchestra under the direction of Jimmy Henderson.
Like all Southbury Public Library programs, this program is free to attend and open to anyone regardless of town of residency. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Southbury Public Library. Those seeking more information or to register may visit www.southburylibrary.org or calling 203-262-0626.