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Remembering Edward W. Said: a conversation and performance with Daniel Barenboim and members of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra

Friday, February 1, 2013 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Columbia University Morningside Campus Miller Theatre

The Institute for Comparative Literature and Society (ICLS) at Columbia University and The Cogut Center for the Humanities (CCH) at Brown University present:

"Remembering Edward W. Said: a conversation with Daniel Barenboim and Ara Guzelimian, and performance by members of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra"

This event is the first in a series of activities at Columbia University in 2013 remembering Edward W. Said on the 10th anniversary of his passing. A 7pm conversation between Daniel Barenboim and Ara Guzelimian (Dean and Provost, The Juilliard School) will be followed by an 8pm performance by Daniel Barenboim and members of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra.

PROGRAM:

7pm Remembering Edward W. Said
A conversation between Daniel Barenboim and Ara Guzelimian (Provost and Dean, The Julliard School)

8pm Daniel Barenboim and Members of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra perform:

P. Boulez: Mmoriale

P. Boulez: Messagesquisse

K. Azmeh: Prayer, a tribute to Edward Said

F. Schubert: Piano Quintet in A major D.667, "The Trout"

Event URL:  http://icls.columbia.edu/events/page/edward_saids_music

Tickets for the 7pm conversation and 8pm performance are available for purchase at the Miller Theatre Box Office or from the Miller Theatre website:
http://www.millertheatre.com/Events/EventDetails.aspx?nid=1576

$25 general admission, $12 with student CUID (limit two tickets per student CUID)


Categories: Arts: Music