Friday Music Series: Jerome Barry, baritone and Edvinas Minkstimas, piano - Songs of the Soul of the Jewish People

Jerome Barry, baritone
Edvinas Minkstimas, piano
Songs of the Soul of the Jewish People

Program features selections of Eastern European Jewish melodies, songs and arrangements for piano with voice. Baritone Jerome Barry has performed with the Boston Pops, the Baltimore and National Symphonies, and gave the first concert at The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1994. Pianist Edvinas Minkstimas is a Steinway Artist and winner of numerous international piano competitions, and serves as Artist in Residence of the Embassy Series and The Phillips Collection Music Series in Washington and Chair of Piano Department at the Washington Conservatory of Music. The Georgetown University Friday Music Series features acclaimed artists in free concerts at 1:15 p.m. on select Fridays. Program includes the following:

Songs of the Maramures- Romania/ Hungary- arr. Max Eiskovits

Ashreinu; Yism’chu; Niggun
 

From the Vilna Ghetto- arr. Edvinas Minkštimas

Tsi darf es azoy zayn?
Unter dayne vayse shtern 
Es vet zikh 
Yisrolik

Der Becher- Ukraine- Simon Frug/Bonia Shur

Mai-ko-mashmalon- Poland­- Poetry: A. Rejsen  arr.  N. L. Saslavsky

Zise Kinderyohren- US- Adapted from M. Gebirtig by David Meyerowitz

Es brent- Poland- Poetry: M. Gebirtig; Music: Michl Gelbart

From the Vilna Ghetto: arr. Edvinas Minkštimas

Friling
Shtiler, shtiler

In Heder- Russia- St. Petersburg Society of Jewish Music-Moses Milner

Shiroh- United States- Alexander Olshanetsky

McNEIR HALL, NEW NORTH BUILDING
FREE

Friday, March 23 at 1:15pm

McNeir Auditorium
37th and O St., N.W., Washington

Event Type

Arts, Music, Community, Student Events, Cultural

Audience

Students, Faculty/Staff, Alumni, Public

Departments

Georgetown College, Performing Arts

Website

http://performingarts.georgetown.edu

Cost

FREE

Presenter

Georgetown University Music Program

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