Tikvah: A Concert of Peace, Unity & Renewal
Tue., Sept. 17, 8 p.m. 2013
FREE and open to the general public.
neoPhonia New Music Series
"L'chaim!" Inspired by the memoirs of Holocaust survivor Philip Markowicz, Tikvah, a powerful chamber oratorio by composer Burton Beerman, is a celebration of life and the triumph of the human spirit, dramatically and soulfully expressed through music and dance. This work combines th talents of Red Clay Saxophone Quartet; Jan Berry Baker, saxophone; Maria Valdes, soprano; W. Dwight Coleman, narrator; the GSU University Singers, Deanna Joseph, conductor; and dancer Celesta Haraszti.
Funded in part by a grant from South Arts in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts and the Georgia Council for the Arts.