"Crescendo: The Power of Music" Film Screening at Ovation Theater
Jamie Bernstein will host a film screening on Saturday, January 30 in Carmike's Ovation Theater at Grand Boulevard. Make plans to join us for Crescendo: The Power of Music, Bernstein's documentary of El Sistema, the youth orchestra movement taking the globe by storm. The film begins at 4:00 p.m. Tickets $20 / online now.
Surprises, heartbreak and joy come in big doses as we watch our three young people, and the community around them, responding to the mysterious power of music. http://www.crescendofilmdoc.com
Bernstein is visiting South Walton during this week as she will be featured in Sinfonia Gulf Coast's Made in America performance on Jan. 29 at 7:30pm (Destiny Worship Center). Read more about Bernstein and Sinfonia Gulf Coast in this SoWal.com feature story.
JAMIE BERNSTEIN (director/producer) is a writer, narrator and filmmaker. Inspired by her father Leonard Bernstein’s lifelong compulsion to share and teach, Jamie has devised multiple ways of communicating her own excitement about classical music. In addition to “The Bernstein Beat,” a family concert about her father modeled after his own groundbreaking Young People’s Concerts, Jamie has also written and narrated concerts about Mozart, Copland and Stravinsky, among others. Jamie travels the world as a concert narrator, appearing everywhere from Beijing to Caracas to Vancouver. Most recently, she has been creating and narrating scripts for the New World Symphony’s Discovery Concert series. In addition to writing her own scripts and narrations, Jamie writes articles and poetry, which have appeared in such publications as Symphony, DoubleTake, Town & Country and Gourmet. She also edits “Prelude, Fugue & Riffs,” a newsletter about issues and events pertaining to her father’s legacy. More about Jamie’s multifaceted life can be found on her website: jamiebernstein.net