SLCL Presents Leonard Slatkin

Monday, September 13, 7pm CST
St. Louis County Library Headquarters
1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd., St. Louis MO. 63131-3598
The Grammy Award-winning, Conductor Laureate and former Music Director for St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, will discuss the release of his third book, “Classical Crossroads: The Path Forward for Music in the 21st Century” with CEO and General Manager at Classic 107.3, John Clare. Guests will enjoy a live performance by Leonard Slatkin of Leroy Anderson - "The Typewriter" (arr. Woehr), a pre-recorded performance of Charles Ives "Variations on America" (arr. McCall) and a live string quartet performance by Chamber Music Society of St. Louis. 
Doors open at 6:00 p.m.

Tickets go on sale August 2 and can be purchased through Eventbrite. Seating will be offered on a first come, first served basis. 

Books provided by Left Bank Books.

St. Louis County Library is mindful of all CDC guidelines and social distancing requirements. The proceeds from this event will benefit the St. Louis County Library Foundation and the Chamber Music Society of St. Louis.



For an additional donation, guests can mingle in-person with Mr. Slatkin at an exclusive pre-event cocktail reception from 5:30-6:30 p.m. held at Library Headquarters. Tickets are limited. 

  • VIP TICKET - $150
    Admits ONE and includes cocktail reception and one pre-signed copy of "Classical Crossroad"


This event is presented by the St. Louis County Library. For more information, please call 314-994-3300.

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 7:00pm
1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd
Saint Louis, MO 63131
Classical Crossroads: The Path Forward for Music in the 21st Century Cover Image
ISBN: 9781538152225
Availability: On Our Shelves (Note - We update this inventory once per day.)
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Leading Tones: Reflections on Music, Musicians and the Music Industry (Amadeus) Cover Image
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Conducting Business: Unveiling the Mystery Behind the Maestro (Amadeus) Cover Image
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