Out of Darkness: A Chamber Performance and Lecture

Featuring the Blakemore Trio and Friends, with a lecture by Joy H. Calico

 October 28, 2017  7 pm  Ingram Hall, Blair School of Music  

Blair School of Music artists — The Blakemore Trio: Amy Dorfman, piano; Carolyn Huebl, violin; Felix Wang, cello; and friends Evan Bish, bass; Bil Jackson, clarinet; Amy Jarman, soprano; Christina McGann, viola; along with Joy H. Calico — offer this lecture and performance to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Vanderbilt Holocaust Lecture Series, a legacy program of the Office of the University Chaplain and Religious Life. The program will bear witness to the Holocaust through these compositions:

  • Prayer (Three Pieces from Jewish Life) (1924), Ernest Bloch
  • Rhapsody No. 3 on Moldavian Themes Op. 47 (1949), Mieczysław Weinberg
  • String Trio (1944), Gideon Klein
  • ANOTHER SUNRISE (2012), Music by Jake Heggie, Libretto by Gene Scheer, based on the life and writing of Krystyna Żywulska. Commissioned and premiered by Music of Remembrance (Mina Miller, Artistic Director) and first performed at MOR Holocaust Remembrance Concerts at Benaroya Hall, Seattle WA.

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