Prior to its May concert, the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra will present a Festival of Ideas - Music as History: From West to East, to honor the life of Bill Hogan. For the LWB component, WSO music director John Devlin will be discussing composer and pianist Dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich, his life and work during the reign of Stalin and how Shostakovich kept his artistic integrity in spite of fears of angering the regime.
In addition to being in-person in the Library auditorium, this program will be available to watch live on Facebook Live, on YouTube, and on the OCPL website's LWB Livestream page. Log into your Facebook or YouTube account during the program to leave questions for our presenters in the comments box. They will answer them during the live broadcast.
Tuesday | 2022 at noon
LWB LIVESTREAM: Program to be announced
PRESENTER BIO: Coming soon
FEATURED BOOK: Coming soon
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"Lunch With Books" is the library’s flagship program for adult patrons. These lunchtime programs feature authors, poets, musicians, historians, and more every Tuesday at noon. Bring lunch (to the Library Auditorium or your computer), feed your brain!