25TH JEWISH MUSIC FESTIVAL - THEY LEFT A LIGHT: Masterpieces from Nazi Prison Camps
Olivier Messiaen's "Quartet for the End of Time" - First played in a German POW camp on a brutally cold January night in 1941, this piece has been called the most ethereally beautiful music of the twentieth-century (Alex Ross, The New Yorker). With stellar cabaret and art music from Theresienstadt (Terezin) concentration camp.
A narrated, multimedia production performed by some of the Bay Area's top classical musicians, including Susan Waterfall, piano and narrator; Jeremy Cohen, violin; Burke Schuchmann, cello, and Erin Neff, soprano.
Co-presented by UC Berkeley Library Judaica Collection and The Mendocino Music Festival
JCC East Bay
1414 Walnut St.
Berkeley, CA 94709
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