|Music of the Cold War
Offered by: Manhattan School of Music
At a time when two nations competed on all fronts to assert their superiority, music was on the front line. Teaching artist Taisiya Pushkar explores the ways in which music defined the United States and the Soviet Union during the Cold War, from government propaganda to dissenting critiques of the times - with live performance, rare news footage and engaging discussion. A fascinating look into history through music!