Fall Concert - a 20th Anniversary Celebration!

Fall Concert - a 20th Anniversary Celebration!

Nov 4, 2018 - 4:00 pm

20th Birthday Celebration Concert

Sunday, November 4, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.
Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall, Benaroya Hall


of courage and hope

stories that the world needs to know

Opera, Dance, Choral and Chamber Works

Highlights from two decades of MOR’s pioneering legacy
of new music and dance

MOR’s stellar instrumental ensemble

Special guests: Spectrum Dance Theater and The Northwest Boychoir


Pavel Haas, String Quartet, No. 2, Op. 7, movement 4 (1925)
From the Monkey Mountains

Lori Laitman, “Memories of Prague,” Vedem (2010)

Paul Schoenfield, “Black Boehm,” Camp Songs (2002)

Viktor Ullmann, Choral Arrangements of Yiddish Songs (Terezin, 1942)
The Northwest Boychoir, Joseph Crnko Music Director

Joel Engel, The Dybbuk Suite, Op. 35 (1922)
Donald Byrd Choreography | Spectrum Dance Theater

Tom Cipullo, After Life (2015)
Opera excerpts
Robert Orth Picasso
Karen Early Evans Gertrude Stein
Ava Pine The Youth
Erich Parce, Director

Jake Heggie, Out of Darkness (2016)
“Farewell, Auschwitz”

After the concert, celebrate with us at MOR's 20th Birthday Dinner Party at Benaroya Hall's Norcliffe Founders Room, starting at 6:00 p.m.