Presented by Exil.Arte

Performance Monday, May 19, 2014 | 8 PM

Exit to USA
Concert Commemorating the Exiled Artists after the Anschluss

From Vienna to Reality

Weill Recital Hall
The Austrian-based Exil.Arte center, in collaboration with Mexican-Austrian tenor Leon de Castillo and friends, presents a concert of works by composers who fled the atrocities of World War II to locations in the UK, the US, and Mexico. Exil.Arte is dedicated to giving voice to those who have been silenced, and to restore missing links in the chain of Austrian music history.

Performers

  • Leon de Castillo, Tenor
    Ethel Merhaut, Soprano
    Ulrike Anton, Flute
    Hannah Eisendle and Gordon Schermer, Piano
    Lukas Medlam, Violin
    Marcel Rubin Quartet
    Valsassina Ensemble

Program

    Works by Walter Arlen, Zeisl, Korngold, Schoenberg, Zemlinsky, Hindemith, and Eisler