David Amram visits Germany to premiere new documentary.
From July 2nd through the 8th, composer David Amram will be in Karlsruhe, Germany at the Center for Arts and Media Technology for a series of concerts, seminars, and the European debut of the documentary David Amram, The First 80 Years. Directed by Lawrence Kraman, the documentary explores Amram’s unparalleled career as a composer of both classical and jazz music as well as film scores. It also showcases him as a multi-instrumentalist and examines his close associations with many important figures of the 20th century, notably Jack Kerouac. Newport Classic anticipates a DVD release by early next year.