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Banished Genius: Émigré Composers in America

  • Museum of Jewish Heritage 36 Battery Place New York, NY, 10280 United States (map)

Concert: Museum of Jewish Heritage: A Living Memorial to the Holocaust

Overture from Much Ado About Nothing, Op. 11 (1920)                              Erich Korngold
                                                                                                                           1897 - 1957

Chamber Symphony No. 3 (Sérénade), Op. 71 (1922)                                Darius Milhaud

     I. Vivement – II. Calme – III. Rondement                                                       1892 - 1974

Johnny’s Song from Johnny Johnson (1936)                                                        Kurt Weill                                                                                                                                 1900 - 1950
                                                                                                              Henry Stram, vocalist                                                                                                                          Orch. Gary S. Fagin

Gigue from Suite in the Old Style (1934)                                                  Arnold Schoenberg
                                                                                                                                 1874 – 1951
                                                                                                                    Orch. Gary S. Fagin


Ba’-a M’nucha (There Comes Peace) from Two Folksongs of the                        Kurt Weill

New Palestine (1938)                                                                             Orch. Gary S. Fagin
                                                                                                             Henry Stram, vocalist


Andante from String Quartet #2 (1953)                                                                Erich Zeisl

                                                                                                                            1905 – 1959

                                                                                                               Orch. Gary S. Fagin


Lost in the Stars from Lost in the Stars (1949)                                                     Kurt Weill

     Henry Stram, vocalist                                                                       Orch. Gary S. Fagin

Earlier Event: April 25
A Knickerbocker Holiday
Later Event: June 11
Shall We Dance?