Meet the Makers with
Opera Theatre of Saint Louis

The Music of Ricky Ian Gordon,
composer of The Grapes of Wrath

ricky ian gordon

ricky ian gordon

Hear excerpts from The Grapes of Wrath and Gordon's song cycle Green Sneakers at a special event hosted in partnership with the Gesher Music Festival.  In a lively panel discussion, learn about the musical influences that led to the creation of The Grapes of Wrath. 

March 22, 6:00-7:30pm - Mirowitz Performing Arts Center
The J - Jewish Community Center
Staenberg Family Complex
2 Millstone Campus Drive, Creve Coeur MO 63146

 

Announcing the 2017
Gesher Music Festival

War & Peace
August 10-20, 2017

Karen Kim

Karen Kim

In its 7th season, the Gesher Music Festival presents music and stories which illuminate our common humanity even in conflict. Tickets on sale now. 

August 10, 5:30pm - The Vino Gallery  - free
MEET THE MUSICIANS
Enjoy a drink and great music as you get to know
this group of world class chamber musicians. 

August 17, 7:30pm - The Missouri History Museum  -  free
BEYOND THE TRENCHES  
Exploring the music and stories of World War 1. 

August 19, 7:30pm - The 560 Music Center  - $20
PRAYER FOR PEACE
Finding beauty in times of strife.

August 20, 3:00pm - The JCC's Wool Studio Theater  - $20
TRANSCENDING BORDERS
Building bridges with the music of Israeli and Arab composers.