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Safe Haven

  • Missouri History Museum 5700 Lindell Blvd St. Louis, MO USA (map)

Throughout history, the United States has served as a safe haven for artists and composers fleeing war and persecution. Join us for a special program highlighting the music and stories behind these refugee composers as Artistic Director Sara Sitzer narrates their fascinating history alongside performances by the world-class Gesher Artists.

Free, no reservations required.

Martinu Three Madrigals for violin and viola
Schoenberg Arie Aus dem Spiegel von Arkadien
Britten Johnny
Bartok Contrasts
Leon Tumbao
Rózsa Kaleidoscope
Korngold Sonnet for Vienna
Berlin God Bless America
Azmeh Ibn Arabi Postlude

Later Event: August 17
Shelter From the Storm