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Holocaust Remembrance Concert

January 31, 2021

3:00 PM

New West Symphony joins international community on January 27 through January 31.

New West Symphony joins international community on January 27 through January 31 to commemorate and honor six million Jewish victims of the Holocaust and millions of other victims of Nazism voices featuring touching historical context and music of the early 20th century and today exploring Jewish themes.

HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE
Sunday, January 31, 2021 at 3:00 PM pst

Michael Christie, Artistic and Music Director
Jerusalem String Quartet
Alyssa Park, New West Symphony Concertmaster
Philip Triggs, New West Symphony Principal Viola
Joshua Ranz, New West Symphony Principal Clarinet
Daniel Vnukowski, piano

ERVIN SCHULHOFF Five pieces for String Quartet
JOHANNES BRAHMS String Quartet No. 3 in Bb-Major, Op. 67
JOHN WILLIAMS Three pieces from Schindler’s List
WLADYSLAW SZPILMAN Mazurka in F minor
MIECZSLAW WEINBERG Sonata No. 1 for Viola, Adagio Op. 107
BÉLA KOVÁCS Sholem-alekhim, rov Feldman! for Klezmer Clarinet and Piano

The music of the early-mid 20th century was profoundly influenced by some of Classical Music’s greatest masters such as Johannes Brahms and was boldly looking toward international and folk influences even during the century’s darkest points. New West Symphony’s Holocaust Remembrance presentations feature New West Musicians and the internationally acclaimed Jerusalem Quartet performing an array of music illuminating vast stylistic and cultural treasures.

Event Location

Online Event Thousand Oaks, CA

Event Fees


25.00

Age


All Ages

Genre


Music
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