Concert: Josephine

JOSEPHINE

A one-act opera by Tom Cipullo

Singer and dancer Josephine Baker escaped racism in America to find fame and success in France as an artist, a French Resistance hero and a civil rights activist.

Guest artist: soprano Laquita Mitchell

Josephine

WERTHEIM PARK

by Lori Laitman

Commissioned by Music of Remembrance
- World Premiere -

This haunting song weaves music and poetry together in a deeply moving elegy for the Dutch Jews lost to the Holocaust.

And chamber works by Holocaust-era composers Dick Kattenburg and Erwin Schulhoff.