Enjoy a selection of talented music by local groups and individuals in a variety of musical genres, while celebrating the multicultural mosaic of our heritage.
Thursday, November 30, 7 pm – Celebrating America’s History!
Richard Fuchs is a native of Long Island, New York and has been involved in music & lyric writing for more than 50 years. His coral setting of “GETTYSBURG” was published and had its premiere performance on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC on November 19, 1983. His “REQUIEM GEMINI” about the September 11th attack on the World Trade Center and his “CIVIL WAR CANTATA – 150” commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Civil War have been performed many times throughout the country. Additionally, Mr. Fuchs composed the musical score for the off-Broadway play “1999” as well as his signature song “LONG ISLAND.” Richard and Carol, his wife of 53 years, spend their fall and winter months here in Tucson and the summer and spring seasons back in New York.