Friday, November 11, 2016

"Seinfeld Music Guy" Jonathan Wolff Set to Guest Lecture at UNO

Jonathan WolffTelevision soundtrack composer Jonathan Wolff, responsible for the iconic slap and snap of the theme to “Seinfeld” and a host of other memorable shows, will speak Tuesday, Nov. 15 at 12:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center Room 318 on the University of New Orleans campus.  This lecture is free and open to the public. Wolff will discuss his career and compositions and answer audience questions.

Although best known for composing the “Seinfeld” theme song and soundtracks, Wolff’s body of work includes 43 additional television theme songs and compositions for 75 prime time television series. Some of his work appears on major network television shows such as “Will & Grace,” “Who’s the Boss?,” and “King of Queens.”

The lecture is a presentation of the UNO Department of Music. For more information, contact the department office at 504-280-6381.