RICK BENJAMIN
Conductor - American Music Revivalist
News

Rick Benjamin's efforts preserving the legacy of Scott Joplin praised in the "Times" 

A Proclamation from the Mayor and Council

Rick's reconstruction and recording of the opera Treemonisha recieve mention and live links in a new Times article.

Featured Recording
New World Records 80795-2
Featuring the world premiere recording of the original 1900 score of “Lift Every Voice and Sing!”
From Rick Benjamin, Black Manhattan series curator and conductor:

“This is the third volume of Paragon Ragtime Orchestra recordings documenting the music of important African-American composers from late 19th- and early...
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Saturday - July 16, 2022
7:00 pm

Rick Benjamin Conducts the Paragon Ragtime Orchestra

State College, Pennsylvania USA
Featured Video
Rick Benjamin is interviewed by Denmark's TV 2 about his work as a conductor for silent films. Here, Mr. Benjamin leads the Aalborg Symfoniorkester.