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Joy and Remembrance; Awakening of the Spirit

Presented by Summerfest: The Art and Soul of Chamber Music at James C. Olson Performing Arts Center – White Recital Hall, Kansas City MO

Jul 29 - 30 2017
Joy and Remembrance; Awakening of the Spirit presented by Summerfest: The Art and Soul of Chamber Music at ,

Even before Bobby McFerrin urged us to “Don’t Worry Be Happy,” American culture celebrated the optimist and built the “Happiest Place on Earth.” But surviving and then remembering hard times has a cathartic effect that brings communities close together. Margaret Brouwer’s song Whom Do You Call Angel Now? recalls the tragedy of September 11, 2001 with stark, simple music that allows the text to speak. Similarly, Osvaldo Golijov’s Tenebrae mourns renewed violence in Israel while

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ADMISSION INFO

Single Concert Tickets: $19 + $3 CTO fee
Students(Ages 18+ with a valid student ID): $7 + $3 CTO fee
Children Free

Sunday events are 3:00 PM at ST MARY’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH (1307 Holmes St, Kansas City, MO 64106)

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James C. Olson Performing Arts Center – White Recital Hall

4949 Cherry, Kansas City, MO 64110

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