Event Information
YIVO Institute for Jewish Research Presents
Sidney Krum Young Artists Concert Series: The 2011 Spring Concert
Thursday, May 12, 2011

Highlighting the works of Lazar Weiner and Joseph Achron

Length: 2 hrs 00 mins
Intermission: None
Seating: General Admission
You choose your seats when you get to the theater.

The Spring Concert will highlight the works of two great Jewish composers: Lazar Weiner, the prominent American composer of Jewish art songs, and Joseph Achron, the outstanding Russian-born violinist and composer, student of Arnold Schoenberg and one of the co-founders of Jewish Folk Music Society of St. Petersburg. Musicologist Marsha Dubrow will discuss the works of Lazar Weiner and violinist Yuval Waldman will introduce the music of Joseph Achron. In addition to Jewish-influenced violin works of Joseph Achron, the concert will present the first American performance of Achron's brilliant arrangements of Paganini's Caprices.

The performers will include outstanding young artists from the top American conservatories and music schools.

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This event is general admission and no seating is assigned at this time. You will choose your seats when you arrive at the venue. Please view the 'More info' link to view if the venue is ADA Complaint.