ROCO Connections: We Were the Music
Thursday, Mar. 5, 2020 – Thursday, Mar. 5, 2020
06:00 PM – 08:30 PM
The chamber concert will feature the premiere of two of Bruce Adolphe’s triptych of commissions for oboe, cello, and piano."We Were the Music" is inspired by and dedicated to Anita Lasker-Wallfisch, who played cello in the women's orchestra in Auschwitz. Also to be performed, "Music is a Dream" is dedicated to the memory of pianist Alice Herz-Sommer, who was imprisoned in Theresienstadt and performed there during her imprisonment.
Schedule of events
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Reception and a look at the Museum's permanent Galleries
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Performance
8:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Q&A with ROCO artistic director Alecia Lawyer and composer Bruce Adolphe
HOURS & ADMISSION
Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, noon - 5:00 pm
- General Admission: Members, children, students, and college-level students (with valid ID) receive free admission; $15 per person; $10 per person Active-Duty Military, Seniors 65+ and AARP members (with valid ID). Free Hours: Thursdays from 2:00-5:00 pm.
Directions & Parking
- Paid Parking
- Paid parking is available in the parking lot next to the Museum on the corner of Binz and Caroline St.
Events at Holocaust Museum Houston
Mar. 9 – Mar. 9, 2020
The Restitution of Nazi-looted Art and What Remains to Be Done with Stuart Eizenstat
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