A Holocaust Remembrance:
Czech, Dutch, and American Chamber Music of Two Generations

Works by Viktor Ullmann, Ilse Weber, Rosalie Wertheim, and Laurence Sherr
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with the premiere of Sherr's Flame Language for mezzo-soprano and chamber ensemble
Prague, Czech Republic, 2011
English | Ceske
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Program Highlights
* Shoah Remembrance concert features music both by Holocaust composers and children of survivors
* Honors victims and survivors by building remembrance, respect, and understanding

* Draws attention to gifted women composers such as Rosalie Wertheim along with recognized artists such as Viktor Ullmann

* Can be produced with works of other composers or a focus on a particular country or culture, and staged in a variety of formats
* Presentations available: Holocaust Memorial Music, Nelly Sachs, Music at Theresienstadt, Music at Auschwitz
For further information, please contact the Artistic Directors:
Laurence Sherr: lsherr[at]kennesaw.edu or Patricia Goodson: pg[at]patriciagoodson.com

Concert video Program Press Artists

Excerpts
Flame Language (Sherr)

Wiegala (Weber)

Herbst (Ullman)

Complete songs/works

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Elegy and Vision (Sherr)

Ich wandere durch Theresienstadt (Weber)

Intermezzo II (Wertheim)

Margarithelech from Brezulinka (3 Yiddish Songs) (Ullmann)

Flame Language (Sherr)


Prague program cover
Inside:
* Artistic Purpose
* Composer & performer pics & info
* Poetry/lyrics (English, German, and Czech)


Concert review
(last 3 paragraphs)

Article by Dr. Vlasta Reittererova (Czech)

Article about Rosy Wertheim

Press release

kristyna
Kristyna Valouskova
Mezzo-soprano


Petr
Petr Nouzovsky
Cello


Michaela
Michaela Ruzickova
Conductor

jana
Jana Lahodna
Clarinet


Patricia
Patricia Goodson
Piano


Sherr
Laurence Sherr
Composer/lecturer

presentation
Presentation about Nelly Sachs to introduce Flame Language,
Sherr with Inka Jurkova, Czech interpreter
Prague bow
Performers at the concert's conclusion
   
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