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Orchestra of Exiles

February 12 , 7:00 pm

At fourteen, Bronislaw Huberman played the Brahms Violin Concerto in Vienna— winning high praise from the composer himself, who was there. Instantly famous, Huberman began touring all over the world and received invitations to play for royalty across Europe. But after witnessing the tragedy of World War I, he committed his phenomenal talent and celebrity to aid humanity. After studying at the Sorbonne in Paris, Huberman joined the ranks of Sigmund Freud and Albert Einstein in calling for peace through the Pan European Movement. But when hope for their noble vision was destroyed by the rise of Nazism, Huberman began a crusade that would become his greatest legacy—the creation, in 1936, of the Palestine Symphony, which twelve years later became the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra.

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RSVP: (914) 631-1770 adulted@tba-ny.org

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Date:
February 12
Time:
7:00 pm
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Venue

Temple Beth Abraham
25 Leroy Ave.
Tarrytown,
Phone:
(914) 631-1770