Jonathan's Pick of the Week: Lyrics and Lyricists

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Lyrics and Lyricists @ 92nd Street Y

The celebration of National Women's History Month continues at the 92nd Street Y. It's latest program in the Lyrics and Lyricists series is called Baby, Dream Your Dream: Dorothy Fields and the Women of the American Songbook. Honoring the matriarchs of the Great American Songbook, the show stars showbiz legend Marilyn Maye and features the songs of Dorothy Fields, Betty Comden, Carolyn Leigh and Mary Rodgers. The performances are Saturday, March 18th through Monday, March 20th. To learn even more about the women of the Songbook, you can attend a multi-media presentation by music writer Will Friedwald called Women's Work: The Great Female Songwriters. Friedwald' talk is Tuesday, March 21st at 12 noon and is part of Clip Join, his ongoing series of videos and commentary at the Y.