On the 16th of April 2022 at 3:00 PM ET (12:00 PM PST) on The Violin Channel Cleveland Institute of Music, Colburn School, Curtis Institute of Music, Manhattan School of Music, New England Conservatory, New World Symphony, Royal Conservatory of Music and San Francisco Conservatory of Music will present an online charity concert featuring their young artists. Music of Mieczysław Wajnberg will be performed among others.
Young artists from eight institutions will take part in an online concert. The author of the concept is Midori - the famous violinist and teacher.
During the concert fundraising for organizations providing humanitarian aid and organizing medical care for Ukrainians will take place.
The program includes performances by Improvisation Klezmer Ensemble, San Francisco Conservatory of Music's Roots, Jazz and American Music (RJAM) and Colburn School's Ziering-Conlon Initative for Recovered Voices dedicated to the presentation of works by composers persecuted by the Nazi regime.
Works by Schubert, Bartók, Taffanel, Skoryka and Popper will also be performed during the event.