Directed, hosted and produced by John Znidarsic, the evening will spotlight the songs of up-and-coming composer/lyricist Will Reynolds. Show time is 6 PM. The free concert will feature the talents of Sara Jean Ford, Marissa McGowan, Drama Desk nominee Jeremy Morse and Zachary Prince. The artists will be backed by Marcus Baker on piano, Susan Davis on violin and Bryan West on cello.
Will Reynolds is the composer/creator of The Greenwood Tree, a 2013 Dramatist Guild Fellow, and an alumnus of ASCAP's Johnny Mercer Songwriters Project. A song cycle of his work entitled I Knew a Boy was presented last season at Roosevelt University in Chicago. With Eric Price, their children's theater commission Around the World was last seen at the Utah Festival Opera, and they were featured in the NAMT (National Alliance for Musical Theatre) Songwriter Showcase.
The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts' Bruno Walter Auditorium is located at 111 Amsterdam Avenue and 65th Street.