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Gesher Music Festival: Beyond the Trenches

August 17, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

G17 Trenches block

In our third annual partnership with the Missouri History Museum, Gesher explores music from the World War I era. From America to Europe, the homefront to the trenches, you’ll learn the stories behind the music from Gesher Artistic Director Sara Sitzer and hear live performances by the talented Gesher artists! Come early and view the World War I: Missouri and The Great War exhibit in the atrium just outside of the auditorium at the Museum.

KREISLER   Toy Soldier’s March
STRAVINSKY   L’Histoire du Soldat for Trio
DEBUSSY   Noël des enfants
BERG   7 Early Songs
KORNGOLD   Suite, Op. 23
I. BERLIN   “I’ve Got My Captain Working for Me Now”
ELGAR   Piano Quintet

Thursday, August 17 at 7:30pm  |  FREE  |  Missouri History Museum

About the Program:

Gesher Music Festival: War and Peace

In its 7th season, the Gesher Music Festival presents music and stories reflecting the Jewish experience which illuminate our common humanity even in times of conflict.


August 17, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Dana Hotle


Missouri History Museum
5700 Lindell Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63112 United States
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