Voices of Kristallnacht

Music | Words

Saturday 10 November 2018 7.30pm at St John's Downshire Hill

  • Simon Wallfisch
  • Norbert Meyn
  • Gemma Rosefield
  • Danny Driver
  • Christopher Gould
  • Martin Behrman
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Marking the 80th anniversary of the pogroms, this commemorative concert features a stellar line-up of young performers and showcases the voices of the pogroms’ victims. The programme will include unfamiliar gems by German-Jewish composers as well as witness testimonies, alongside works by Ravel, Bloch, and Bruch.
Curated by Shirli Gilbert, Professor of Modern History at the University of Southampton.

Simon Wallfisch     baritone
Norbert Meyn         tenor
Gemma Rosefield  cello
Danny Driver          piano
Christopher Gould  piano
Martin Behrman     actor

ERNEST BLOCH       From Jewish Life: Prayer
ROBERT KAHN        Songs
                                  Three Cello Pieces Op 25
                                  Tagebuch in Tönen (solo piano)
MAX KOWALSKI      English Songs
KARL RANKL           Songs
MAX BRUCH            Kol Nidre


TICKETS:  £30 , £22 , £15 , £10 (student)