The National Chamber Ensemble (NCE) 2013-14 Season opening night, "Jewish Musical Treasures", will celebrate extraordinary music of Jewish Culture on Saturday November 9, 2013 at 7:30 PM at the Rosslyn Spectrum Theatre at Artisphere in Arlington, Virginia. NCE's season begins on the 75th Anniversary of "Kristallnacht" a significant and tragic date in history. While acknowledging this tragic prelude to the Holocaust that was to come and events that should never be forgotten, the performance will be a celebration of extraordinary music. The concert will feature several premieres including the world premiere of "Trio on the Roof", by acclaimed composer Alexander Goldstein for violin, clarinet and piano. The remarkable composition is based on the musical Fiddler On the Roof. Also on the program will be works by Ernest Bloch, George Gershwin, John Williams as well as the premiere of "Sabbath Song" by the Obie winning and Tony nominated composer Gary William Friedman.
Event begins at 7:30PM
Presented by: Artisphere
Featured Artist(s): Mikhail Manevich tenor, Julian Milkis clarinet, Carlos Rodriguez piano, Leo Sushansky violin/artistic director