Deconstructing Sgt Pepper & Looking Through A Glass Onion: The White Album
Beatles expert Scott Freiman returns with an entertaining and mindblowing live multimedia exploration of two of the Fab Four's greatest albums. No Beatles fan will want to miss this unforgettable evening!
$9 Members / $14 Public
Package Deal! $16 Members / $26 Public if you buy Double Feature tickets for both Deconstructing Sgt. Pepper at 6:30pm AND Looking Through A Glass Onion at 9pm
DECONSTRUCTING SGT. PEPPER
The Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band is one of the most influential albums of our time. In the history of popular music, there is "Before Sgt. Pepper" and "After Sgt. Pepper". Rolling Stone described it as "the most important rock & roll album ever made, an unsurpassed adventure in concept, sound, songwriting, cover art and studio technology by the greatest rock & roll group of all time." In Deconstructing Sgt. Pepper, composer, musician, and Beatles expert Scott Freiman looks at Sgt. Pepper from multiple angles, exploring the history behind the music. Using rare and unreleased recordings, Scott walks the audience through the construction of songs from take one to the final version. You are guaranteed to leave amazed at the Beatles' innovation in the studio, and have a newfound appreciation for the writing of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and even the drumming of Ringo Starr!
LOOKING THROUGH A GLASS ONION: DECONSTRUCTING THE WHITE ALBUM
In Looking Through A Glass Onion: Deconstructing The White Album, composer/producer and Beatles scholar Scott Freiman takes Beatles fans young and old into the studio with the Beatles as they create their bestselling album The Beatles (commonly referred to as the White Album). Released in 1968, the White Album's thirty songs span almost every style of music from hard rock to country to chamber music to avant garde. Its recording took place during a remarkable year in Beatles history that included a lengthy trip to India and the arrival of Yoko Ono. Scott traces the creation of some of the Beatles' most memorable songs, such as "While My Guitar Gently Weeps" and "Revolution", from demo to final version. Scott also covers the recording of "Hey Jude", the Beatles' most successful single.Scott discusses the studio techniques used by the Beatles during 1968 and shares many examples of rare audio and video of the Beatles in action. (120 min)
Musicians and non-musicians, Beatles fanatics and casual listeners will all enjoy Mr. Freiman's presentation. You will never listen to the Beatles or any other music the same way again! Anyone who was present at Scott's previous events here at the Cinema, Tomorrow Never Knows: Deconstructing The Beatles' Revolver and A Trip Through Strawberry Fields, knows that no Beatles fan should miss this entertaining and illuminating event.
Scott Freiman combines his knowledge of The Beatles with a career as a composer, producer and educator. His original music has been featured in award-winning films and performed at Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall. Scott is the owner of Second Act Studio, a state-of-the-art music and video studio for composition, recording and production. Learn more about Beatles Lectures at www.beatleslectures.com.
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