Viktor Ullmann's Legacy from Theresienstadt
Wednesday October 15, 2014 08:00 PM EDT
From the venue:During World War II, Jewish composer Viktor Ullmann was imprisoned in Theresienstadt concentration camp, where he continued to write music. Georgia State Universityâ€™s Center for Collaborative and International Arts presents a performance of The Lay of Love and Death of Cornet Christoph Rilke, Ullmannâ€™s final composition before he was transferred to Auschwitz and killed. The concert features piano performance, recitation, and an introductory lecture and commemorates the 70th anniversary of Ullmannâ€™s death. The concert will take place at 8pm on Thursday, October 16th in Kopleff Recital Hall and is free and open to the public. For more information, visit cencia.gsu.edu.