October 14, 2017 Southern Festival of Books Lecture & Performance

Southern Festival of Books Lecture & Performance

Main Public Library

With author James Grymes and violin restorer Avshi Weinstein

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October 28, 2017 Out of Darkness: A Chamber Performance and Lecture

Out of Darkness: A Chamber Performance and Lecture

Ingram Hall, Blair School of Music

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

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December 1, 2017 Farewell, Auschwitz

Farewell, Auschwitz

Blair School of Music

Free to the public

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January 18 Nashville Ballet Open Rehearsal Viewing

Nashville Ballet Open Rehearsal Viewing

Nashville Ballet Studio A

For Light/The Holocaust & Humanity Project - free and open to the public

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January 24 Nashville Ballet Lunch & Learn

Nashville Ballet Lunch & Learn

Belcourt Theatre

Free and open to the public

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January 27 Nashville Ballet’s ‘Frank’

Nashville Ballet’s ‘Frank’

Performing Arts Center, Academy Park

With post-performance discussion

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January 23, 25, 30 & Feb. 1 Nashville Ballet’s Inside the Ballet

Nashville Ballet’s Inside the Ballet

Nashville Ballet Studio A

An inside look at Light: The Holocaust & Humanity Project

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February 3 The Art of Tolerance: Community Discussion

The Art of Tolerance: Community Discussion

Jubilee Hall, Fisk University

Free and open to the public

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February 9-11, 2018 Light: The Holocaust and Humanity Project

Light: The Holocaust and Humanity Project

Polk Theater, TPAC

Presented by Nashville Ballet

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Feb. 27, 2018 James A. Grymes Reading & Signing

James A. Grymes Reading & Signing

Parnassus Books

The author of Violins of Hope discusses his book

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Feb. 27, 2018 ‘Violins of Hope’ Documentary Screening

‘Violins of Hope’ Documentary Screening

Sarratt Student Center, Vanderbilt

Presented by NPT. Free and open to the public.

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Through Feb. 28 Living On: Portraits of Survivors & Liberators

Living On: Portraits of Survivors & Liberators

Nashville Ballet

Exhibit made possible by the Tennessee Holocaust Commission

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March 9-18 Collections Highlight – A Holocaust Survivors’ Crate

Collections Highlight – A Holocaust Survivors’ Crate

Tennessee State Museum

View a rare artifact. Free and open to the public.

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March 15, 2018 Lunch & Learn

Lunch & Learn

Tennessee State Museum

Learn about Mortimer May, a Tennessee Holocaust hero who helped Jews escape Nazi tyranny in the 1930s.

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March 16, 2018 From the Ancient Valley

From the Ancient Valley

Quattro Evento Receptions

Intersection presents a program inspired by Kurdish and Persian culture

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March 17, 2018 From the Ancient Valley – Matinee

From the Ancient Valley – Matinee

Casa Azafrán

Intersection presents a family program inspired by Kurdish and Persian culture

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March 20, 2018 Ancient Wars and Modern Conflicts

Ancient Wars and Modern Conflicts

The Parthenon

A lecture about the effects of warfare on civilizations. Free.

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March 20, 2018 Composers of Hope

Composers of Hope

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

Chamber music concert. Free, reservations required.

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March 21, 2018 Interfaith Women’s Passover Seder

Interfaith Women’s Passover Seder

Congregation Micah

Free and open to the public

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March 22-24, 2018 Guerrero Conducts the Violins of Hope

Guerrero Conducts the Violins of Hope

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

Featuring the Giancarlo Guerrero & the Nashville Symphony

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March 24, 2018 Composers of Hope

Composers of Hope

Trinity Presbyterian Church

Co-sponsored by Nashville Concerto Orchestra. Free and open to the public.

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Through May 27 Violins of Hope Exhibit

Violins of Hope Exhibit

Main Public Library

Free and open to the public

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March 26, 2018 Voices of Hope Choral Festival

Voices of Hope Choral Festival

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

Led by Holocaust ethnomusicologist Dr. Tamara Freeman. Free, ticket required.

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March 27, 2018 Interfaith Concert

Interfaith Concert

Congregation Micah

Free and open to the public

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March 29, 2018 Chamber Music of Hope

Chamber Music of Hope

Ingram Hall, Blair School of Music

Compositions by composers who perished in the Holocaust. Free and open to the public

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Through April 2 Oskar and Emilie Schindler Exhibit

Oskar and Emilie Schindler Exhibit

Nashville State Community College

A series of illustrative photos, this exhibit highlights the life of the Schindlers

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April 4, 2018 A Visit with Inge Auerbacher

A Visit with Inge Auerbacher

Main Public Library

Holocaust survivor speaks to the public

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April 6, 2018 Nick Cave: Feat. Nashville

Nick Cave: Feat. Nashville

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

A large-scale performance presented by Frist Center for the Visual Arts. Sold out.

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April 10, 2018 Violins of Hope: Strings of the Holocaust

Violins of Hope: Strings of the Holocaust

Airing on NPT-1

Television documentary screening

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April 10, 2018 The Sound of Silent Voices

The Sound of Silent Voices

Vanderbilt University Central Library

Ton Beau String Quartet performs music based on poetry written by children of the Holocaust. Free.

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April 10, 2018 Treblinka’s Last Witness

Treblinka’s Last Witness

Airing on NPT-1

Television documentary screening

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April 11, 2018 Nova: Holocaust Escape Tunnel

Nova: Holocaust Escape Tunnel

Airing on NPT-1

Television documentary screening

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April 11, 2018 GI Jews – Jewish Americans in World War II

GI Jews – Jewish Americans in World War II

Airing on NPT-1

Television documentary screening

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April 12, 2018 Holocaust Remembrance Day

Holocaust Remembrance Day

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

Yom HaShoah Memorial Service. Private event.

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April 12-14, 2018 Bach, Mozart & Elgar

Bach, Mozart & Elgar

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

Featuring Pinchas Zukerman and the Nashville Symphony

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April 18, 2018 Music of the Holocaust for Strings and Winds

Music of the Holocaust for Strings and Winds

Blair School of Music

Chamber music featuring the Violins of Hope. Free & open to the public.

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April 22, 2018 NPT’s Living On: Tennesseans Remembering the Holocaust

NPT’s Living On: Tennesseans Remembering the Holocaust

Main Public Library Auditorium

Documentary screening. Free & open to the public.

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April 22, 2018 Silenced Voices

Silenced Voices

Blair School of Music

Violinist Sylvia Samis performs music written in concentration camps and ghettos. Free & open to the public.

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April 25, 2018 Voices of Hope: The Power of Music Part 1 – Lecture

Voices of Hope: The Power of Music Part 1 – Lecture

Christ Church Cathedral

The power of vocal music as an expression of hope. Free & open to the public.

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April 28, 2018 Brave New Hope

Brave New Hope

Langford Auditorium, Vanderbilt Univ.

Presented by Nashville in Harmony

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April 29, 2018 Music and Film: Schindler’s List

Music and Film: Schindler’s List

Blair School of Music

Lecture and screening of Steven Spielberg's 1993 film classic. Free & open to the public.

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April 29, 2018 Fisk Jubilee Singers

Fisk Jubilee Singers

Main Public Library Auditorium

Musical performance. Free & open to the public.

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May 2, 2018 Lag baOmer Concert

Lag baOmer Concert

West End Synagogue

Featuring music by Bartók, Brahms, Beethoven, Bloch and Gershwin. Free & open to the public.

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May 2, 2018 Voices of Hope: The Power of Music Part 2 – Concert

Voices of Hope: The Power of Music Part 2 – Concert

Christ Church Cathedral

With Portara, Nashville Concerto Orchestra & more. Free.

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May 3, 2018 Violins of Hope Klezmer Fest

Violins of Hope Klezmer Fest

Chabad of Nashville

Feat. Serenatta Latin Ensemble. Free, reservations required.

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May 6, 2018 My Broken Doll:  Scenes from a Survivor’s Memory

My Broken Doll: Scenes from a Survivor’s Memory

Main Public Library

Presented by Nashville Children's Theatre. Free & open to the public.

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May 6, 2018 Kaytek the Wizard

Kaytek the Wizard

Main Public Library

Presented by BriAnimations Living Entertainment. Free & open to the public.

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Through May 6, 2018 An Archaeologist’s Eye

An Archaeologist’s Eye

The Parthenon

Drawings by Katherine Schwab.

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May 8, 2018 The Return of the Violin

The Return of the Violin

Main Public Library

Sponsored by the Nashville Jewish Film Festival. Free & open to the public.

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May 9, 2018 Joshua Bell with the Nashville Symphony

Joshua Bell with the Nashville Symphony

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

Featuring Bruch's First Violin Concerto

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May 10, 2018 Anne Frank: A Living Voice

Anne Frank: A Living Voice

The Temple

Featuring Vox Grata Women’s Choir. Free & open to the public.

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May 13, 2018 String Quartets by Malek Jandali

String Quartets by Malek Jandali

Main Public Library Auditorium

Featuring Nashville Symphony musicians. Free & open to the public.

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May 15, 2018 Anne Frank: A Living Voice

Anne Frank: A Living Voice

Ingram Hall, Blair School of Music

Featuring Blair Children’s Chorus & Vox Grata Women’s Choir. Free & open to the public.

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May 26, 2018 Intersection: String Quartets by Hannibal Lokumbe

Intersection: String Quartets by Hannibal Lokumbe

Main Public Library Auditorium

Musical performance. Free & open to the public.

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May 26, 2018 VIOLIN STORIES: Selected Reading from ‘Violins of Hope’

VIOLIN STORIES: Selected Reading from ‘Violins of Hope’

Main Public Library Auditorium

Presented by Nashville Repertory Theatre. Free & open to the public.

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May 27, 2018 The Window: Expressions of Anne Frank

The Window: Expressions of Anne Frank

Main Public Library Auditorium

Staged reading from The Diary of a Young Girl. Free & open to the public.

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Through May 28, 2018 Slavery, the Prison Industrial Complex

Slavery, the Prison Industrial Complex

Frist Art Museum

Photographs by Keith Calhoun and Chandra McCormick

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May 31-June 2, 2018 Verdi’s Requiem

Verdi’s Requiem

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

Featuring the Nashville Symphony & Chorus

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Through June 1 Lawyers Without Rights: Jewish Lawyers Under the Third Reich

Lawyers Without Rights: Jewish Lawyers Under the Third Reich

Belmont College of Law

Historical exhibit. Open to the public.

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Through Jun 24, 2018 Nick Cave: Feat.

Nick Cave: Feat.

Frist Art Museum

Visual art exhibit exploring issues of identity and social justice

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Through Oct. 8, 2018 The Josef Ganz Story

The Josef Ganz Story

Lane Motor Museum

The surprising story of how a Jewish engineer's work helped create Hitler’s Volkswagen

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Through Oct. 14, 2018 We Shall Overcome: Civil Rights and the Nashville Press, 1957–1968

We Shall Overcome: Civil Rights and the Nashville Press, 1957–1968

Frist Art Museum

Photography exhibit

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