Jews in the Musical Culture of Europe

Sun, Aug 13, 2017, 1:30 PM
Presented by Bard Music Festival

at Olin Hall at Bard College
in Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

  • Preconcert talk with Leon Botstein at 1 PM
  • Fryderyk Chopin: Barcarolle in F-sharp Major, Variations brilliantes; Works by Ignaz Moscheles, Henri Herz, Felix Mendelssohn, Ferdinand Hiller, Sigismond Thalberg, and Charles-Valentin Alkan; Songs on texts by Heinrich Heine by Giacomo Meyerbeer, Robert Schumann, Franz Liszt, and others
  • Conducted by Benjamin Hochman
  • Performed by members of TŌN as well as pianists Michael Brown, Simon Ghraichy, Erika Switzer, Orion Weiss, and Danny Driver; and baritone Tyler Duncan

Portrait of Felix Mendelssohn by Edward Magnus, Wikimedia Commons