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Concert 1994
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The Fifth Interfaith Concert of Remembrance
50th Anniversary of the liquidation of the Lodz Ghetto

Cathedral of St. John the Divine
November 5, 1994

P R O G R A M


Brooklyn Philharmonic Orchestra
Yaakov Bergman, Conductor

and the Canticum Novum Singers,
The Hudson Valley Singers, The Queens Collage Choir,

Harold Rosenbaum, Director
Special Guest, Richie Havens
Paul Robeson, Jr. Master of Ceremony
 
WelcomeVery Rev. James Parks Morton
 
Zadok the Priest (Coronation Anthem #1)George F. Handel
Bill Randolph, Organist
 
"Half a Century Ago" Isabella Leitner
 
Symphony #3 (Holocaust) (North American Premiere)Richard Nanes
 
The Sure Hope Raphael Patkanian
Poetry read by Ara Berberian
 
INTERFAITH FREEDOM AND PEACE AWARD TO PRESIDENT LEVON TER PETROSSIAN
Accepted by: Armen Baugourtian, Deputy, Permanent Representitive of the
Republic of Armenia to the United Nations
 
Symphony #1: When Light Divided (World Premiere)Michelle Ekizian
Commissioned by the Interfaith Committee of Remembrance and the Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust
Prologue: Andante, come una supplicazione
I energico e maestoso
Il Lento doloroso: "When Light Divided" (text: Roethke)
Ill Allegro con insistenza
IV Andante con devozione: " Amen the Lord is Almighty" (text; Narek)
Maro Partamian, Mezzo-Soprano     Richie Havens, Baritone
 
HUMANITARIAN AWARD FOR 1994 BESTOWED POSTHUMOUSLY ON DAVID BAIGELMAN
PRESENTED BY ROMAN KENT AND ACCEPTED BY BAIGELMAN'S BROTHER HENRY
 
Songs from the Lodz Ghetto
    Mach tzu di eigelechDavid Baigelman
    Nit Kein Rozhinkes, Nit kein MandlenDavid Baigelman
    Vinter 1942Yankele Herskowitz
Piano and Commentary - Zalman Mlitek     Dan Rous - Baritone
 
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD TO DR. LUCJAN DOBROSZYCKI
 
Gov. Mario Cuomo, Mayor Giuliano, President of Borough of Manhattan Ruth Messinger
will attend the award ceremonies
 
  Lodz RememberedJerry Jacobs
 
Last Movement 9th SymphonyLudwig Van Beethoven
Orchestra, Choirs and Soloists:
Barbara Martin, Soprano, Bartin Green, Tenor,
Maro Partamian, Mezzo, Ashley Howard Wilkinson, Bass

Previous Concerts
1990 - 1991 - 1992 - 1993 - 1994 - 1995 - 1996 - 1997 - 1998 - 2000 - 2001 - 2002 - 2003 - 2004 - 2005 - 2006 - 2007 - 2008 - 2009 - 2010 - 2011

About our committee - Accomplishments - A letter from our chairman - Members of our board
Honorees - Our concert 2013 - Contact us - Contribute - Home