November 15, 2012

The Hugo Weisgall Centennial Concert

The Hugo Weisgall Centennial Concert
Featuring Renowned Opera Star, Soprano Lauren Flanigan, and New York Philharmonic cellist, Eric Barltett.
Sunday, November 18 at 3 PM
Center for Jewish History
15 West 16th Street, NYC

Program:
'The Golden Peacock"
An homage to the Yiddish speakers lost in the Holocaust

"The Stronger" (1952)
A one-act opera for soprano based on a play by Strindberg.

"Will You Marry Me?" (1989)
A one-act opera for soprano and baritone, written as a companion piece to "The Stonger," with a libretto by Chalres Kondek, the libretist of Weisgall's opera "Esther"

"Arioso and Burlesca" (1984)
An exciting work for cello and piano, played by Eric Bartlett, who commissioned the work from Weisgalll for his NYC recital debut.

Tickets:
General Admission $18
Members of ASJM, AJHS & CJH $12
Seniors and Students $9
Tickets by phone: 212.868.4444
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