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Sound Utopias – 100th Anniversary of the Bauhaus Art Movement

Hosted by the Consul of the New York Speaks German Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Mon 01 Jul 18:30 - 22:00

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Sorry for the last minute post. I hope some of you can make it.

We'll meet at Protected content get seats together, event starts at 7.

The venue link above takes you to the facebook event. Here is the description:

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the BAUHAUS, an influential art and architecture movement, the Israel Conservatory of Music (Tel Aviv) and the German National Youth Jazz Orchestra, BuJazzO, present a live-music to picture program with original compositions by prominent German and American jazz composers. All the infectious energy of youth, all the excellence of world-class professionals: Students of the Israel Conservatory of Music and the BuJazzO collaborate in this joyous celebration of the BAUHAUS!

The project represents an exciting collaboration between Israel Conservatory of Music, BuJazzO, the Eastman School of Music, and Eastman Museum for Film and Photography in Rochester (USA). The program premiered at the Kurt Weill Fest Dessau (Germany) in March Protected content thanks to funding by the Federal Foreign Office will come to New York, Rochester and Chicago in Protected content .

Musical Director Niels Klein is considered one of the hottest young musicians in the German jazz scene today. An internationally touring saxophonist and clarinetist, he received the ECHO Jazz Prize in Protected content the WDR Jazz Prize in Protected content . His own projects and compositions for jazz and classical ensembles continue to draw critical acclaim.