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Out of Darkness, Now on CD
Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer accomplish something remarkable. They convey the vastness of the Holocaust’s scope through emotionally rich portraits of those caught in its grasp. World premiere recordings of "Another Sunrise," "Farewell, Auschwitz," and "For a Look or a Touch - Song Cycle Version."
Coming Soon! 2014-15 Season
Save the Dates for MOR's Mainstage Concerts Featuring "Transfigured Night" and Tom Cipullo's "After Life."
Read Seth Shapiro's exclusive article on Music of Remembrance in the recent online B'nai B'rith Magazine! Also, keep up with all the latest News about Music of Remembrance's concerts, grants and more.
For a Look or a Touch, now on CD
Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer’s “brilliant, moving work” (American Record Guide) is based on the true story of two gay teenage lovers the Holocaust tore apart forever. Also, "In Memoriam" by Gerard Schwarz and Lori Laitman’s "The Seed of Dream."
"The Boys of Terezín" Screening News!
Read more about "The Boys of Terezín" documentary and upcoming screenings.
Vedem, Now on CD
Now their story can be heard the world over. Lori Laitman's oratorio, featuring the poetry of the boys of Terezín, is now available on Naxos.
Read reviews of recent Music of Remembrance World Premieres, concerts and CD releases.
Sparks of Glory
Hear new and Holocaust-era music at free concerts-with-commentary, led by Artistic Director Mina Miller. The first concert of our 10th Sparks of Glory season takes place at SAM on Saturday, October 11, 2014.
Through music, we remember musicians and artists who faced the Holocaust without surrendering their humanity or their art.