Live music has been a significant part of every Presidential Inauguration since 1789, when George Washington journeyed on horseback from Mount Vernon to New York City, and was fêted en route by various composers, including the German-American violinist Philip Phile, who used the occasion to début a new piece, “
Neil Young has announced the release of Young Shakespeare, a 1971 live recording and film. It features the earliest known footage of Young in concert.
On Jan. 22, 1971, Young took the stage at the Shakespeare Theater in Stratford, Conn. The concert – recorded for German television but not