What, exactly, is ‘Holocaust-related Music’?

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 3:30pm

Hebrew Union College, Room 31

3077 University Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90007
United States

"What, exactly, is 'Holocaust-related Music'?"
A public lecture by Nick Strimple (Professor of Practice, USC Thornton School of Music)

USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research cosponsors this lecture, which is part of the Fall 2019 Hebrew Union College-USC Casden Institute Faculty and Graduate Student Research Seminar.

Nick Strimple is a composer, conductor, scholar and author whose interests include twentieth century music, Jewish music, the music of Dvořák and other Czech composers, the aesthetics of sacred music and virtually all aspects of choral music. He is the author of two critically acclaimed books, Choral Music in the Twentieth Century (2002) and Choral Music in the Nineteenth Century (2008).