Gershwin
Porgy & Bess: Folklore, Fakelore, & Friction

Free with Angela Brown/Butler Symphony Orchestra concert ticket Gershwin subtitled Porgy and Bess “An American Folk Opera.” Sally Childs-Helton, Butler School of Music faculty member and University Archivist, talks about this inspirational—and sometimes controversial— aspect of Gershwin’s universally loved opera.

April 3, 2014