Treasures from the Yale Film Archive: Preserving the Music of the Streets: Two by Nick Doob

Event time: 
Thursday, February 16, 2023 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Humanities Quadrangle (HQ) See map
320 York Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Nick Doob and David Sewall in person! Yale alum, singer, and violinist David Sewall is the subject of the newly-preserved LONDON SONGS (1973, 27 mins), which trails him as he performs throughout the streets, pubs, and markets of the city. It’s followed by STREET MUSIC (1979, 57 mins), a look at street musicians across America including Bongo Joe, the Automatic Human Jukebox, Gene Palma, Jimmy Davis, and more.

Yale-preserved films presented in 16mm by the Yale Film Archive with support from Paul L. Joskow ’70 M.Phil., ’72 Ph.D.

In keeping with Yale’s COVID-19 prevention policies, all attendees must be asymptomatic and fully vaccinated (including boosters when eligible) and should be prepared to show proof of vaccination. Masks are recommended.