Virtual Conversation: Jim Head talks Christy

September 28, 2020

September 28, 2020 James Head, author of 3 books on famed artist Howard Chandler Christy, talks about the artist’s life.  iJim is an expert on artist Howard Chandler Christy, one of the many iconic talents featured in The Lambs Foundation collection. Jim is the author of “An Affair with Beauty–The Mystique of Howard Chandler Christy”… Continue reading →

Virtual Conversation: Amanda Vaill; Jerome Robbins

September 15, 2020

Amanda Vaill is a former book publisher and a New York Times bestselling and award-winning biographer, the author of Everybody Was So Young — a biography of the Lost Generation icons Sara and Gerald Murphy; Somewhere: The Life of Jerome Robbins; Hotel Florida: Truth, Love, and Death in the Spanish Civil War; and most recently the compilation Jerome Robbins, By Himself: Selections from… Continue reading →

Virtual Conversation: Catherine Russell

September 10, 2020

Vocalist Catherine Russell is a native New Yorker, born into musical royalty. Her father, the late Luis Russell, was a legendary pianist-composer-bandleader, and Louis Armstrong’s long-time musical director. Her mother, the late Carline Ray, was a pioneering vocalist-guitarist-bassist who performed with the all-female swing orchestra, The International Sweethearts of Rhythm; pianist-composer-arranger Mary Lou Williams; and… Continue reading →