Sudbury Meetinghouse Concerts Presents Making Magic with Ken Burns: A Solo Concert by Pianist Jacqueline Schwab

Saturday, November 18, 2023
7:30 pm
The Meetinghouse
Tickets: $25 in advance or at the door
Free parking is available at First Parish’s Meetinghouse, 327 Concord Road, Sudbury, or across the street, behind Sudbury Town Hall.

Join us for an evening of piano music with renowned pianist Jacqueline Schwab!

Jacqueline will play music from her extensive work with Ken Burns and discuss and illustrate the magic of working with this talented documentary maker.  “Jacqueline Schwab brings more feeling and intensity to music than anyone I know. Her playing is insistent, physical, heartfelt and … unusually moving,”  comments Ken Burns.

She has performed throughout the US and has been heard on these PBS series by Ken Burns: 
The Civil War (Grammy Award, 1990)
Empire of the Air
Baseball (Emmy Award, 1995)
The West
Thomas Jefferson
Lewis and Clark
Frank Lloyd Wright
Not for Ourselves Alone—The Story of Elizabeth Cady    Stanton and Susan B. Anthony
Mark Twain
Horatio’s Drive
The War
The National Parks—America’s Best Idea
The Dust Bowl
Benjamin Franklin 
Plus re-use of other prerecorded material: The Congress, Unforgivable Blackness—The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson, The Roosevelts, The Mayo Clinic, Vietnam