17 2019

Irving Berlin, An American Institution: Lecture by Marty Schneit

1:00PM - 2:30PM  

Franklin Township Community/Senior Center 505 DeMott Lane
Somerset, NJ 08873

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Irving Berlin published an estimated 1,500 songs during his career. Join historian, Marty Schneit, as he tells the story of how Berlin, a Jewish immigrant from Russia, became the classic ragtime to riches story. Enjoy listening to popular songs like Alexander's Ragtime Band, God Bless America, Puttin' on the Ritz and There is No Business Like Show Business. This event is free and open to the public as space allows. Pre-registration required. To register or for more information please stop by The Franklin Township Community/Senior Center at 505 DeMott Lane, Somerset OR call the Community/Senior Center at 732-873-1991 OR go to www.franklintwpnj.org.

Sponsor: The JCC of Middlesex County, The Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey