“Waging Peace: Music in Time of War”
Symposia Event: April 12, 2005
WHEN: 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 12
WHERE: The Catholic University of America
Hannan Hall, Herzfeld Auditorium
620 Michigan Ave., N.E.
DETAILS: Catholic University presents “Taking Sides,” the 2001 movie by director István
Szabó that’s based on the life of Wilhelm Furtwangler, the renowned conductor
of the Berlin Philharmonic who was investigated as part of the Allies’ de-
Nazification program after World War II.
From April 11 to 16, Catholic University presents symposia that celebrate the creation of music in reaction to war and its power as a means of artistic expression. The symposia complement CUA’s 2005 President’s Concert — “Waging Peace: Music in Time of War” — to be performed over four evenings from April 14 to 17.
All the symposia events are free and open to the public. For more information about the symposia or concert, visit http://publicaffairs.cua.edu/news/05WagingPeaceOnlineResources.htm or call 202-319-5416.
MEDIA: The media is invited to attend the symposium. For more information, contact
Chris Harrison or Katie Lee in the Office of Public Affairs at 202-319-5600.
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