Battenkill Chorale concert: "Children of the Holocaust - Immigrants of Hope"
Featuring Annelies by James Whitbourn with English texts translated from Anne Frank’s diary, soprano soloist Sylvia Stoner, and chamber ensemble. Also on the program are Ronald Perera’s The Golden Door, a cantata based on interviews with immigrants who passed through Ellis Island, and I Never Saw Another Butterfly by Charles Davidson, with texts written by children at Terezin concentration camp and performed by the Glens Falls Symphony Children’s Chorus.
by James Whitbourn
Text from the diary of Anne Frank
Sylvia Stoner, soloist
The Golden Door
by Ronald Perera
Based on Ellis Island Immigrant interviews
I Never Saw Another Butterfly
by Charles Davidson
Text by children at Terezin concentration camp
January 19 & 20, 2019
Both Concerts at 3:00 pm
Tickets $20. Call 518.692.7458
Tickets go on sale January 1, 2019