Ahead of the Michael Korn Concert Tribute 2018, we are thrilled to share with you some rare historical photographs that were kindly provided to the Bach Festival and Choral Arts Philadelphia by Michael's long-time associate, Janice Bryson.
We invite you to share your own comments and memories of Michael Korn below in the comments section!
PHOTO 1: Philadelphia Singers at the Walnut Street Theater, Korn conducting. Photo by Trudy Lee Cohen, 1985.
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Photo 3: (l to r) Susan Bofinger (The Singers board member), Peggy King (pop singer), Benita Valente (met opera soprano), Michael Korn, Nancy Hemmenway (The Singers board member), Mrs. Eugene Ormandy. by Trudy Lee Cohen, 1991
Photo 4: Korn at the Choral Conductors Workshop. Musicologist Alfred Mann standing to the left. Drexel University, Summer 1978.
Photo 5: Korn (left) with Jack Pfeiffer (right), Susan Nowicki and Edward Polochik during recording of Handel's "Roman Vespers" on RCA. Photo by Trudy Lee Cohen, 1985.
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Photo 7: KORN WITH MRS. EUGENE ORMANDY (LEFT) AND MRS. SYLVIA MANN
Photo 8: Korn Conducting the Philadelphia Singers at the Independence Mall. July 4, 1978