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Krása: Brundibár, etc; Laitman / Gerard Schwarz, et al

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>Krása, Hans : Brundibar, children's opera
>Krása, Hans : Overture for Small orchestra
>Laitman, Lori : I never saw another butterfly

Album Summary

>Krása, Hans : Brundibar, children's opera
>Krása, Hans : Overture for Small orchestra
>Laitman, Lori : I never saw another butterfly
Performers Conductor Ensembles Composers

Notes & Reviews:

'Brandibar' is part of an inspiring human legacy. Hans Krasa's beautiful children's opera, performed 55 times at the Terezin concentration camp, stands as a memorial to its original performers, the child inmates of Terezin. Tony Kushner's acclaimed new English libretto, which receives its world premier recording here, brings a modern vibrancy to 'Brundibar's story about the triumph of good over evil, and the power of friendship to change the world. Contemporary American composer Lori Laitman's powerful song cycle 'I Never Saw Another Butterfly' captures the voices of six extraordinary poems by Terezin's child prisoners.



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>Hans Krása (1899 - 1944) : Brundibár, children's opera
  • Performers: Evan Woltz (Voice); Holly Boaz; Maureen McKay (Soprano); David Korn; Jesse Parce (Voice); Auston James (Voice); Michael Drumheller; Ross Hauck; Morgan Smith (Baritone); Jadd Davis
  • Conductor: Gerard Schwarz
  • Ensemble: Music of Remembrance
  • Running Time: 1 min. 52 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Opera/Operetta

>Hans Krása (1899 - 1944) : Overture for Small orchestra
  • Performer: Craig Sheppard (Piano)
  • Conductor: Gerard Schwarz
  • Ensemble: Music of Remembrance
  • Running Time: 5 min. 31 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Laitman, Lori : I never saw another butterfly
  • Performers: Maureen McKay (Soprano); Laura DeLuca (Clarinet)
  • Conductor: Gerard Schwarz
  • Ensemble: Northwest Boys' Choir
  • Running Time: 5 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Contemporary