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Please see our IJS Summer Programme for our next events. 

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IJS SUMMER CONFERENCE 2018

The Aramaic dialects within their Late Antique environment.


Monday July 9 (evening), Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday July 10, 11, 12 (daytime) at University College London.

You are welcome to all or any part of the conference.

Further information link:  IJS Conference 2018

Programme and venue to be announced with Eventbrite booking details shortly.

PIANO CONCERT

Start: Nov 30, 2015 07:00 PM


Mignonette Aarons 


Monday November 30th

The concert will include works banned by the Nazis and by composers in Theresienstadt concentration camp

The piano at Theresienstadt

MIGNONETTE AARONS started studying music as a schoolgirl, passing exams with distinction in piano and singing. Many years later she returned to her first love, the study of music, and sought teachers of piano, singing, theory and the history of music. She played at Master Classes at the Guildhall School of Music and performed extensively at many other venues and also in Israel as part of the 60th Anniversary celebrations. She teaches piano, singing and theory of music.

FORBIDDEN MUSIC

Having visited Prague and the Terezin concentration camp grounds, Mignonette felt moved to look into the musical life in the camp and discovered some wonderful music was composed there. She then thought to bring together different styles to show how music progressed in the hands of Jewish composers whose music had been banned, and to show the wealth of talent that could so easily have been destroyed.



                                         

7pm, Haldane Room, Wilkins Building, UCL, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT

There will be one interval and drinks and refreshments will be served.


THE EVENT IS FREE BUT A COLLECTION WILL BE MADE FOR THE PIANIST

BOOK ONLINE NOW TO RESERVE YOUR PLACE:

Eventbrite - PIANO CONCERT by Mignonette Aarons

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