Gideon Klein: Portrait of a composer

Gideon Klein: Portrait of a composer

Activity information

Activity type: Public activity

Organisation name: Holocaust Exhibition and Learning Centre

Website: https://holocaustlearning.org.uk/events/gideon-klein-portrait-of-a-composer-2/

Address:
Holocaust Exhibition and Learning Centre
University of Huddersfield - Queensgate
Huddersfield
Hd13dh
United Kingdom

Based on eyewitness testimony and letters, ‘Gideon Klein: Portrait of a Composer’, relating the extraordinary story of an outstanding composer and pianist, has been performed in the USA, Czech Republic, Germany and the UK. Written and devised by David Fligg, in a dramatisation by Brian Daniels, musicians and actors recreate Gideon’s precocious childhood, the exciting artistic environment of pre-war Prague, and the remarkable musical activities of his imprisonment.

Organiser Name

Alessandro Bucci

Other organisation(s) involved

The University of Huddersfield

Organiser Email

[email protected]

Number of activities

3