Memories of the brilliance and wit of Maestro Vytautas Marijosius, the greatest conductor you may not know, by David Katz, who was honored to know him well.
Friday, March 23, 2012
CELEBRATING the MAESTRO's 70th Birthday
At the Hartt School, July 1980, "Marijosius is 70." (l to r) Barbara Eckstadt, cellist, David Katz, composer, Carol Kennedy, soprano and Kenneth Nott, organist, celebrate Maestro Marijosius's 70th birthday with a private concert. The program included world premieres of works for organ, cello and voice written especially for the occasion by Katz and Nott. A special exhibit honoring the conductor, entitled Marijosius is 70, was on view in the Allen Memorial Library at the school throughout the month.