Home From War

Friday, August 30, 2019 - 7:00pm
Star Hall
Pieces: 

Charles Ives: Tom Sails Away
Gustav Mahler: Des Knaben Wunderhorn
Ivor Novelo: Keep The Home Fires Burning
Claude Debussy: Noël des enfants, L 139
Francis Poulenc: Priez pour paix, FP 95
Sergei Rachmaninov: Spring Waters
York Bowen: Fantasia for 4 violas, op. 41, no. 1
Gustav Holst: Jupiter
Marc Blitzstein: From The Cradle Will Rock
Kurt Weill: Schickelgruber
Leonard Bernstein: So Pretty
Dmitri Shostakovich:From the Piano Quintet in G Minor, op. 57
  I.Prelude
  III. Scherzo
Pete Seeger: Where Have All The Flowers Gone?

Event Description: 

Who wins in a war? The 100th anniversary of the World War I Armistice was the genesis of this program which looks at war time, before, during, and after. The anxiety, the grief, the regret, the glory, and the ultimate sorrow are given a close look in songs and chamber music written during war time.

Adults: $25 

Students (ages 6-18): $5

Suitable for ages 6 and up.

Tickets available April 1.