OAKLAND, CA. May 9, 2011 – Bell Investment Advisors, official sponsor of the Oakland East Bay Symphony’s American Masterworks Series, announced this season’s upcoming concert on May 13, a concert version of the Tony Award winning Street Scene with music by Kurt Weill, lyrics by Langston Hughes and Elmer Rice; the book is by Elmer Rice. The concert will be conducted by Maestro Michael Morgan.
Weill is one of the most innovative and influential composers of the 20th century. In Street Scene, he mixes show tunes, jazz, arias, folk songs and spirituals. The production includes 12 different soloists, the Oakland Symphony Chorus, and the Piedmont East Bay Children’s Choir. The concert will be on Friday, May 13, 2011 at 8 PM at the historic Paramount Theatre in downtown Oakland. (http://www.oebs.org/page/may13.htm)
Bell Investment Advisors, a privately-held registered investment advisory firm, now in its 20th year of business, is owned and managed by Jim Bell, CFP®, President and Founder, and Bonnie Bell, Principal of the firm and Director of Career & Life Coaching. The Bells are long-time supporters of several arts organizations in the East San Francisco Bay Area. These include Cazadero Music Camp, the Piedmont East Bay Children’s Choir, and Festival Opera in Walnut Creek.
“As individuals and as a company, we are gratified to be in a position to provide financial support to community organizations that are building positive momentum in the world,” said Jim Bell. “We believe in underscoring that financial support with personal participation and commitment.”
Through Investment Management, Financial Planning, and Career & Life Coaching, Bell Investment Advisors (https://bellinvest.com/) helps people build momentum for a good life. Established in 1991, the firm has offices in Santa Rosa and Oakland, California.