Europe: "Ask Me More About Brecht" (Performance)

  • Starts: 7:00 pm on Wednesday, October 7, 2015
In this multi-media show the audience is taken back to the East Berlin of 1958 when Hans Bunge began the first of his fourteen recorded interviews with the courageous and committed left-wing composer, Hanns Eisler. Performers: Paul Clements and Sabine Berendse, daughter of Hans Bunge. The performance includes eight recordings of Eisler’s music in different genres and four are of Eisler singing and accompanying himself at the piano. Rarely seen photographic images of Eisler and others illustrate the show. Moderated by Minou Arjomand, Assistant Professor of English, Boston University. Free and open to the public. Reception to follow.
Location:
121 Bay State Rd.
Link:
http://www.bu.edu/european/news/calendar/?eid=171317