Montclair Public Library Hosts ‘Lincoln Center Local’ Free Screenings this Fall

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The following is from Montclair Public Library:

Montclair Public Library has announced its fall 2016 lineup for Lincoln Center Local: Free Screenings series, which offers streams of programs from Lincoln Center’s growing digital content collection, including world-class performances from Live From Lincoln Center and other previous live events.

Mozart Celebration

Tuesday, October 4 at 7pm

This festive all-Mozart program features the exquisite Piano Trio in B-flat major, K. 502; the charming Horn Quintet in E-flat major, K. 407, and the exuberant Viola Quintet in C major. (Run-time of 55m 4s)

Live from Lincoln Center: Danny Elfman’s Music from the Films of Tim Burton

Saturday, November 5 at 2pm

Danny Elfman descends on Lincoln Center with a live concert that vividly conjures his unforgettable Tim Burton film scores—including BatmanBeetlejuiceEdward Scissorhands, and Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas. (Run-time of 1h 51m 11s)

Magos & Limón

Wednesday, December 7 at 7pm

Jazz singer Magos Herrera—dubbed “the Cassandra Wilson of Latin America”joined forces with “oft-fiery” (Jazz Times) composer and flamenco guitarist Javier Limón to produce an album of American and Latin jazz standards entitled Dawn (2014). The duo performs songs from the 2014 album fittingly described as “a first encounter between two musicians destined to fall in love.” (Run-time of 31m 42s)

Lincoln Center Local partners with your local library to bring exclusive free screenings of Lincoln Center’s finest performances directly to your neighborhood. Major support for Lincoln Center Local: Free Screenings is provided by the Oak Foundation. Additional support is provided by the Booth Ferris Foundation and the Altman Foundation.

All programs are free and open to the public. Registration is recommended. For more information, visit or call (973) 744-0500 ext. 2235.

About Lincoln Center Local: Free Screenings 

Lincoln Center Local: Free Screenings, a program created by Lincoln Center Education and hosted by libraries and community centers, brings the best of Lincoln Center—world-renowned performances coupled with unparalleled educational resources—off its Manhattan-based campus and into communities anywhere. This Lincoln Center program provides high-definition screenings from the growing digital catalog of the world’s leading performing arts center. These music, dance, theater and opera performances come from recent live events at Lincoln Center, including the New York Philharmonic, Lincoln Center Theater, the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, and School of American Ballet, as well as past performances at Lincoln Center Out of Doors, Midsummer Night Swing, American Song, and past broadcasts from the Emmy Award-winning PBS series Live From Lincoln Center. For more information, please visit 

About Montclair Public Library

Founded in 1893, the Montclair Public Library serves the citizens of Montclair, New Jersey through two facilities: the Main Library at 50 S. Fullerton Avenue and the Bellevue Branch at 185 Bellevue Avenue. The mission of the Montclair Public Library is to change lives every day through words, ideas, and community connections. The library’s vision is to be the place where community happens—the center of the Montclair community. 

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