Bloomfield Public Library will be CLOSED on Thursday, November 25, and Friday, November 26, for the Thanksgiving holiday. Both libraries will close at 1:30 PM on Wednesday, November 24. BPL Online is always open! Learn about the history of Thanksgiving… Read more >
Christoph Willibald Gluck (1714-1787) was one of the most dominant and successful composers of opera during the second half of the 18th century. He was also a major reformer of this genre and is sometimes called ‘The Father of Modern Opera.’ He travelled all across Europe and thrived in cities like London (also appearing in concert with Handel), Paris (meeting Rameau) and Vienna (dining there with the Mozarts). After his death he was still revered by the 19th century greats Beethoven, Berlioz, and Wagner. Jeffrey Engel will present “Orfeo,” Gluck’s greatest work, and detail the composer’s important contributions to the development of opera.
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Learn simple tools and insider knowledge on how to become a partner with your health care provider. Learn how to present the most accurate representation of your health to your provider in a 15-minute visit. The results? More individualized care, increased satisfaction, and a health plan that works for YOU!
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