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Saturday, November 19, 2016
TIMH Scott Joplin
Ragtime: The Mind and Music of Scott Joplin
December 9th, 2016 Will begin promptly at 7:00PM
Kosciuszko Foundation House 15 East 65th Street New York, NY
A Dynamic Discussion and Piano Performance by World Renowned Musician and Psychiatrist Richard Kogan, MD
Harvard educated psychiatrist and Juilliard trained concert pianist Dr. Richard Kogan will give a lecture/concert on the great American composer Scott Joplin (1867-1917). Dr. Kogan will explore the impact of psychological and socio-cultural factors as well as physical illness on the creative output of the composer.
The discussion will be illuminated by performances of Joplin masterpieces such as the final musical number from “Treemonisha” as well as the classic rag “The Entertainer” (made famous in the 1973 movie “The Sting”).
"A unique combination of billiant psychiatric insights and super musicianship" Yo-Yo Ma
"Kogan has somehow managed to excel at the world's two most demanding professions" Boston Globe
"Kogan's Ragtime:The Mind and Music of Scott Joplin, Richard Kogan M.D.'s latest creation highlights sociocultural influences. Space is limited, you will not want to miss this special evening of education, enlightenment and entertainment" - Joan Erdheim Ph.D., President TI Psychoanalytic Society
Light fare will be provided.
Cost: Mental Health Professionals: $75.00 Psychoanalytic Membership: $75.00 per year Psychoanalytic Member: Free General Public: $100.00 Students: $40.00